Miquilina DaSilva DaGraca
Miquilina DaSilva DaGraca

November 1, 1927 - August 16, 2017
Born in Brava, Cape Verde
Resided in East Porvidence, RI


Miquilina DaSilva DaGraca, age 89, of Wheldon Ave., died August 16, 2017 at home with her loving family by her side. She was born in Brava, Cape Verde Island, a daughter of the late Henrique and Francisca (DaSilva) DaSilva.

Miquilina worked as an assembler for Monet Jewelry for 30 years. She had a green thumb and grew many plants and flowers. She loved spending time with her family and was a wonderful cook who loved to feed everyone.

She is survived by her children; Marilyn Lillie of East Providence, John DaGraca of Seekonk, Kathleen Reiner of East Providence and Marianna Frank of Groton, CT, 7 grandchildren, Mikala, Zachariah, Andrea, Lisette, Jordan, Amanda and Alyssa; and 2 great grandchildren, Lennox and Laomi.

She was the sister of Henrique DaSilva of Dartmouth, MA and Adelina DaSilva of East Providence. She was predeceased by her siblings, Julinho DaSilva, Pedro DaSilva, Joao DaSilva, Jose DaSilva, Manuel DaSilva, Maria “Bibi” Fernandes, Candida Barbosa and Eugenia Andrade.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Funeral Service on Monday (8/21) at 10am at the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, RI. Burial will be in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be on Sunday (8/20) from 4-7pm.




Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Sunday, August 20, 2017
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI USA 02914
Monday, August 21, 2017
10:00 AM