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Alice F. Nunes

January 21, 1932 ~ February 16, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old


Alice F. Nunes, 92, of Bristol passed away peacefully at Charlton Memorial Hospital in Fall River, MA on Friday, February 16, 2024 with her sons at her side. She was the wife of the late Jose P. Nunes.

Born on the island of Sao Miguel, Azores, she was the daughter of the late Francisco and Maria (Ferreira) Garcia.

Alice was a communicant of St. Elizabeth’s Church in Bristol. She worked for Converse/ PF Miner Industries for many years. She also worked at Roger Williams University as a cook. Alice loved working and would often say things like “love and work hard”. Her greatest joy was time spent with her family.

Alice is survived by her sons: Joseph Nunes (Debbie Ross) and John P. Nunes (Sandra Durand); her granddaughter: Michelle Elks (Dustin); her great grandchild: Emmett Elks; her sister Judith Rego; and many nieces, nephews, and extended family.

She was pre-deceased by her husband Jose; her grandson: Justin Nunes; her parents Francisco and Maria; and her siblings: Maria Rosa and Manuel Garcia.

An hour of visitation will be held at Sansone Funeral Home, 192 Wood Street, Bristol on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 from 9:00 – 10:00 AM. Her funeral will start from Sansone Funeral Home on Wednesday, February 21, 2024 at 10 AM with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Elizabeth’s Church, 577 Wood Street, Bristol at 11 AM. Alice will be laid to rest with her beloved Jose at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Chestnut Street, Bristol. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital.

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February 21, 2024

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Sansone Funeral Home
192 Wood Street
Bristol, RI 02809

Funeral services from
February 21, 2024

10:00 AM
Sansone Funeral Home
192 Wood Street
Bristol, RI 02809

Mass of Christian Burial
February 21, 2024

11:00 AM
St. Elizabeth Church (Wood Street, Bristol, Rhode Island)


St. Mary's Cemetery
Chestnut Street
Bristol, RI


St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Tel: 1-800-805-5856
Web: http://www.stjude.org/


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