Evangeline Jandro, 78, Tiverton


Evangeline “Vangie” (Arruda) Jandro, 78, a retired garment worker, died Sunday, May 7, 2017, at home. She was the wife of the late Norman L. Jandro.

Born in St. Michael, Azores, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Mary (Pimentel) Arruda; she lived in Tiverton for most of her life.

Mrs. Jandro worked as a seamstress for many years at The Bride Shop. She was a member and past president of the Fall River Lodge of Elk Emblem Club #118.

She is survived by three daughters, Linda A. Souza, Dawn E. Bouchard and her husband John, and Jacqueline N. Falandys and her husband William; two sons, Edward A. Machado and his wife Dawn, and Arthur A. Machado; a sister, Maria Rocha; nine grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two nieces.

Arrangements were by the Oliveira Funeral Home, 2064 South Main Street. Interment was in Newport Memorial Park, Middletown. Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to Beacon Hospice, Amedisys Foundation, 1 Catamore Blvd., E. Providence, RI 02914. www.oliveirafuneralhomes.com


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