MaryLynn Souza, 47, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her husband and loving children, on April 19, 2012, following a brief illness. Born in Paterson, NJ, she is the son of the late John R. and Sarah Almeida.
Mary grew up in New Jersey and was raised in the Paterson school system. Ms. Souza devoted her time to helping those in need and caring for her children.
She is survived by her husband, Ralph, and her two children, Brian of Tiverton and Priscilla Smith of Warwick, RI.
Funeral services to follow will be private.
The service will be privately held on April 25, 2012. Expressions of sympathy may be made in her memory to Catholic Charities, 311 Hooper Street, Tiverton, RI 02878.