Maria Natalia Pimentel
1947 ∼ 2017
Maria Natalia Pimentel, Bridgewater MA
October 28, 1947-December 1, 2017
Passed peacefully surrounded by her family after a long illness. An immigrant from Santa Maria , Azores who came to America over 40 years ago. She is the wife of the late Eduardo Pimentel; daughter of the late Hermenegildo and Branca Cabral. She is survived by her children Eduarda Pimentel, Mario Pimentel both from Bridgewater; Natalia Pimentel Alves and her husband Frank of Stoughton; John Pimentel and his wife Laura from Lunenburg and Sandy Pimentel Kennedy From Bridgewater. Her six grandchildren Destiny Kennedy, Ian Kennedy, Ryan Kennedy, Jacob Kennedy and Madyson Kennedy, and Bianca Alves. Her sisters Virginia DeSilva, Estaphania DaSilva and her husband Antonio, Ana Paquete and her husband Jose, Bibiana Ferreira and her Husband Michael all from Canada. Her sister in law Fatima DeMoura and her husband Joao from Bridgewater, and her brother in law Joao Pimentel and his wife Cidalia from Stoughton. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews and great-nieces and nephews.
Maria was an active member of the Portuguese Holy Ghost Society Club of Bridgewater for over 35 years. She enjoyed her extended family and friends from her Portuguese community and all the celebrations she shared with them. She worked in the Walk Over Shoe Factory and Datel Inc. for many years when she came to this country. She spent most of her life caring for her children, grandchildren, and extended family. She prided herself in family first and spending time at the Portuguese club with her extended fellow members whom she considered family.
Funeral from the Prophett-Chapman, Cole, and Gleason Funeral Home, 98 Bedford St., Bridgewater on Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at 9:00 AM followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Thomas Aquinas Church, 103 Center St., Bridgewater at 10:00 AM. Burial will follow at St. Thomas Aquinas Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Monday from 4:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home.