Terezinha Jesus Xavier
Terezinha Jesus Xavier
  • January 9, 1938 - July 12, 2017
  • Massachusetts

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Terezinha "Teresa" J. (Medeiros) Xavier, 79, of Fairhaven passed away Wednesday, July 12, 2017 after a brief illness surrounded by her family. She was the loving wife of the late Germano Xavier.

Born in St. Michael Azores, a daughter of the late Manuel and Guihermina (Alexander) Medeiros, she spent her early years there and came to America in 1971. She was an active communicant of St. Joseph's Church, Fairhaven.

She worked as a stitcher at Riverside Manufacturing and also as a house keeper at Ocean's Edge Resort on Cape Cod.

She is survived by two sisters, Fatima Ambar and Lourdes Xavier both of Fairhaven and several nieces and nephews.

Her funeral will be Monday, July 17, 2017 at 8 am from the WARING-SULLIVAN HOME at FAIRLAWN, 180 Washington St., Fairhaven followed by a funeral mass at 10 am in St. Joseph's Church, 74 Spring St., Fairhaven. Burial will be in St. John's Cemetery. For online tribute/directions www.waring-sullivan.com.