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Dorothy "Nana" Cambra
August 20, 2013


In Taunton, August 20, 2013, Dorothy “Nana” Cambra, age 95 passed away in Longmeadow Nursing Home following a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Frank Cambra. Dorothy was born in Taunton, the daughter of the late Henry B. and Maria (Almeida) Souza. She has resided in Taunton all her life. Dorothy worked for the former Taunton Dress in Taunton and was a devoted mother and grandmother. Dorothy was a communicant of St. Anthony’s Church, she enjoyed cooking, crossword puzzles, the Red Sox and cherished her time with the grandchildren. She is survived by her daughter in law Maryann Cambra of Taunton and her late son Robert Cambra. Nana leaves her loving grandchildren Robert Cambra II and his husband John LeClair of Middleboro, Dawn Cambra of Taunton and Christopher Cambra and his wife Autumn of Athens, Texas and her great grandson Holden Cambra. Dorothy leaves her sister Gin Berard and her husband Al of Mansfield and was preceded in death by her siblings May Costa and Hilda Veloze. She also leaves several nieces and nephews. Funeral from the O’Keefe-Wade Funeral Home, 70 Washington St., Taunton, Ma 02780 on Monday, August 26th at 9 am. Followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Anthony’s Church at 10 am. Relatives and friends are invited to visiting hours on Sunday from 5-7 pm. Burial will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery in Taunton.

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O'Keefe-Wade Funeral Home
70 Washington Street
Taunton, MA 02780