Maria Da Graca De Viveiros

Maria De Viveiros

Maria Da Graca De Viveiros, age 59, passed away on March 31, 2021, in Galveston, Texas.  She was the wife of Evangelos Golfis.  They shared 40 years of marriage together.

Together with her husband, Grace and Evangelos were successful entrepreneurs and travelled the world.  She learned numerous languages, enjoyed dancing, and loved animals, especially her many pets.  Grace loved flowers and expressed her passion through gardening.

Grace was born on the island of San Miguel, Azores and was the daughter of the late Manuel De Viveiros and Lilia Custodio De Viveiros.  Left to cherish her memory is her beloved husband, Evangelos, as well as her daughters, Effie and Alex, of whom she was very proud of.  Survivors also include seven sisters, Maria Da Luz Aguiar, Natalia Rego, Fatima Furtado, Gorgina Santos, Isabel Almieda, Nazareth Soares and Lidia Viveiros and a brother, John Viveiros, as well her many nieces and nephews.  She was preceded in death by her brother, Manuel Viveiros.

The family will receive visitors on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 from 5-6pm in the chapel of Carnes Funeral Home, 3100 Gulf Freeway, Texas City, Texas 77591.  A Vigil will be celebrated beginning at 6pm with Deacon John Carrillo.  Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday April 7, 2021 at 10:00 AM at St. Mary of the Miraculous Medal Catholic Church in Texas City with Father Clint Ressler officiating.  Rite of Interment will take place at San Leon Cemetery.