Lucy E. Pires

1921 ∼ 2017

Lucy E. Pires

Lucy E. (Andrews) Pires, 96, of New Bedford and Falmouth, passed away on Saturday October 28, 2017. She was the beloved wife of the late Roche Pires who predeceased her in 1983. Born in Wareham to John and Antonia (Monteiro) Andrews.

She is survived by her son Roger Pires of Dartmouth, of whom she was the caregiver for most of her life, her daughter Gladys Fermino of New Bedford, her son David Pires and his wife Debra of Falmouth. She also leaves her grandchildren:  William Fermino Jr., Ryan Fermino, and Veda Fermino, all of New Beford, Kristina Pires of Providence RI, Rochelle Pires of Falmouth, and Lauren Baker-Hitchman of Washington DC; 5 great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews. Lucy was predeceased by her siblings, Lena, Alice, Antonia, Jenny, Benjamin, and Manuel.

Visiting hours will be held from 4-7 PM on Monday Nov 6 at the Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 475 Main Street, Falmouth. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10 AM on Tuesday, Nov 7 at St. Patrick Church, 511 Main Street, Falmouth. Burial to follow at the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Cerebral Palsy Foundation online at


Monday, November 6, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Chapman, Cole & Gleason
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Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | 10:00 AM

St. Patrick's Church - Falmouth
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Tuesday, November 7, 2017 | 11:30 AM

Massachusetts National Cemetery
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Cerebral Palsy Foundation online at

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Lucy E. Pires

1921 ∼ 2017

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