Clifford Ferreira, 45, Bristol

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Clifford Ferreira, Jr., 45, of Bristol, passed away on Feb. 5, 2017. He was the beloved son of Clifford and Paula (Varola) Ferreira.

Cliff loved to draw from a young age and had great artistic abilities. He loved to collect comic books. He played Little League baseball as a youngster, served as an altar boy for Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Bristol and participated in CYO basketball. He attended Our Lady of Mt. Carmel school and was graduated from Bristol High School in 1989. He attended Rhode Island College. He had a passion for motorcycles and was an avid Harley Davidson enthusiast. He was a member of the Freemasons.

Cliff worked for Valueland in Warren for several years throughout high school and college. He also worked for Display World in Warren, PCL in Lincoln, and T & C Woodworking, Inc. in Pawtucket.

Besides his parents, Cliff is survived by his sister, Christina Guimar and her husband Richard; his niece and nephew, Mikayla Patton and Richard Guimar, III; and his loving companion, Sara Costa.

Funeral services from the Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood St. Bristol, Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at 9 a.m., with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, 141 State St. Bristol. Burial will follow in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut St. Bristol. Visiting hours will be held on Friday, Feb. 10, 4-8 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, 1 Capitol Hill, Providence, RI 02908.

For online condolences please visit Sansonefuneralhome.com.

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