Rose Marie Amaral, 94 formerly of Beverly Hills, Florida and most recently of Fairfax, Virginia passed away on Monday, August 22, 2011 in Fairfax, Virginia. She was born in Rhode Island on Tuesday, July 24,1917 to Manuel P. and Julia (Martins) Lopes. Rose was retired and worked in a high school cafeteria. She was a member of Our Lady of Grace Catholic Church.
Rose was preceded in death by her husband Joseph Amaral, Jr.
She is survived by her son, Joseph C. Amaral and his wife, Jo Ann Cosmic Amaral; daughter, Rosalie Amaral Pate and her husband Charles Pate; grandchilden, Jonathan W. Pate and his wife Michelle LeBlanc, Michelle L. Pate, Pamela Amaral and her husband Andy Dryden and Shelly Amaral Matheny and her husband Mike Matheny; great-grandchildren, Noah Pate, Quinn Pate, Carlyn Matheny and Meghan Matheny.
Visitation took place at Demaine Funeral Home in Springfield, Virginia. Interment, Fero Memorial Gardens Cemetery in Beverly Hills, Florida.
Arrangements entrusted to Fero Funeral Homewww.ferofuneralhome.com