Evelyn (Cabral) August, age 94 of Somerset passed away January 7, 2018. She was the widow of David August and daughter of the late Jacinto Rodrigues Cabral and Maria Gloria (Paiva) Cabral. She was a retired trimmer having worked in garment manufacturing. She was a member of the ILGWU and a parishioner of St. Thomas More Church.
Evelyn was the mother of the late Bernadette Malone, sister of the late Dorothy St. Laurent, Gilda August, Patricia Cabral, Mary Cabral, Rose Botelho, Angie Costa and Lillian Alix. She was the grandmother of David Malone and mother-in-law to Donald Malone. She was the aunt and godmother of Ruth Costa.
Her funeral service will take place in the Manuel Rogers & Sons Funeral Home, Inc. 1521 N. Main St., Fall River, MA 02720 Friday, January 19th followed by interment in Nathan Slade Cemetery, Somerset at a later time and date to be announced. Calling hours Thursday, January 18th from 5:00-8:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to the Paralyzed Veteran’s Association at www.pva.org.