Herminia  Carvalhana
Herminia Carvalhana

May 10, 1942 - November 20, 2017
Born in Demo, Portugal
Resided in Providence, Rhode
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Herminia Da Conceicao dos Reis Carvalhana, 75, of Gano St., Providence, passed away surrounded by her family, Monday evening, November 20, 2017 at the Philip Hulitar Hospice Center. She was the beloved wife of the late Joao Vieira Carvalhana.

Born May 10, 1942, in Demo, Portugal, she was a daughter of the late Francisco Luis dos Reis and the late Emilia Da Conceicao.

Herminia worked as a custodian for Brown University for 15 years.

She leaves her children, Ghislaine Coogan and her husband Timothy of Smithfield, Christina Herbert of NH, and Sergio Carvalhana of Providence; and 4 grandchildren, Alyssa Coogan, Joseph Herbert, Jennifer Herbert and Andre Carvalhana. She was the sister-in-law of Maria and Jose Vieira Moco of Providence and the aunt of Elizabeth Theriault and Paulo Vieira.

She was also the sister of Adelina, Maria, Daniel, Celeste, the late Eufrazia, the late Herminio, the late Manuel, the late Antonio, the late Anibal and the late Gracinda.

Her funeral will begin Saturday, November 25, at 10am from the Rebello Funeral Home and Crematory, 901 Broadway, East Providence, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11am in Our Lady of the Rosary Church, Traverse St., Providence. Burial will follow at the Gate of Heaven Cemetery. Calling hours will be Friday from 5pm until 8pm.




Rebello Funeral Home
901 Broadway
East Providence, RI US 02914
Friday, November 24, 2017
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Our Lady of the Rosary Church
21 Traverse St
Providence, RI US 02903
Saturday, November 25, 2017
11:00 AM
Gate of Heaven Cemetery
550 Wampanoag Trail
East Providence, RI US 02915
Saturday, November 25, 2017