Geraldine Elsie Gonsalves (Gomes) 82, of Raynham, formerly of Middleboro, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 28, 2022, at Life Care Center of Raynham.
Born in Middleboro, she was the daughter of Manuel Gomes and Emma Gomes.
She worked in many capacities for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts before retiring.
Geraldine was very fond of her family and enjoyed crafting, gardening, taking care of her flowers, and a nice trip to the casino’s. She also had a special bond with her dog Sasha.
Mrs. Gonsalves is survived by her daughter, Roberta J. Gonsalves, of Taunton, a sister in law, Micki Gomes; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. She was the mother of the late Mark Gonsalves, adoptive mother of the late Shaun Andrade. Geraldine was preceded in death by her siblings, the late William Gomes, Frank Gomes, Dolly Barrows, Ronald Gomes, John Gomes, Arthur Gomes, Charles Gomes, Albert Gomes, Avelino Gomes, Nelly Roby, Irene Lima, Rose Barros, Margaret Fernandes, and Cecilia Rodriquez.
Relatives and friends are cordially invited to attend her graveside service on Friday, December 9, 2022 at 9:00 am, at Mayflower Hill Cemetery in Taunton. At her family's request, there will be no gathering after her service and a celebration of her life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements entrusted to the professional care of Sowiecki-Snyder Home for Funerals & Cremation Services, 69 West Britannia Street, Taunton.
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