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Elaine (Carreiro) Clark

July 15, 1933 ~ September 10, 2021 (age 88)


Elaine (Carreiro) Clark,RN,88, of Rockledge, FL, formerly of Tiverton, RI, passed away Friday, September 10, 2021.

A graduate of Union Hospital School of Nursing, she also attended the University of Rhode Island.  Elaine was employed by the State Department, the Washington Post, Northern Virginia Training Center, and the Veteran Administration.

A Vietnam veteran, Elaine served over 10 years in the US Navy, earning the rank of Lt. Commander.

Elaine’s hobbies included playing Bridge, cross-stitching, and reading books.

She was the mother of Chris Clark and Jonathan W. Clark and the late Terri L. Taylor; the sister of Barbara Goncalo, and the late Edward Carreiro, Alice Carter, Margaret Machado; former spouse of David W. Clark; aunt of 8 nephews and 7 nieces. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Freitas) Carreiro; 

A Funeral Mass will be held Saturday, November 6, at Holy Ghost Church, Judson St. Tiverton, at 10:30 A.M. followed by a burial at Pocasset Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St.Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.

 Arrangements by Auclair Funeral Home, Fall River.

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Funeral Mass
November 6, 2021

10:30 AM
Holy Ghost Church
316 Judson Street
Tiverton, RI 02878


Pocasset Hill Cemetery
Main Road
Tiverton, Ri 02878

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