Oma L. (Thuroo) Ferreira 75 of Ludlow died Saturday July 20, 2013 in Baystate Medical Center. Born in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada September 19, 1937 daughter of the late Wilhelm and Wilhelmina (Ebel) Thuroo. Educated in local schools, she was a member of St. Paul’s United Methodist Church. Oma had worked at the former Ludlow Hospital for many years, in their food service area. She is survived by her husband former Ludlow Selectman John Barracuda Ferreira, their children John Ferreira and his wife Sharon of Fishers, IN Kenneth Ferreira and his wife Wendy of Ludlow., MA Jeffrey Ferreira and his wife Patricia of Port Washington, WI, Kimberley Ferreira and Celeste Ferreira-Harney both of Ludlow, MA. Cherished grandmother of Chandra, Ashley, Anastasia, John, Kristie, Sean, Elizabeth, Joshua, Nicholas, and Maria. Great-grandmother of Andrew and Oliver. Sister of Oscar, Edgar, Elmer, Eldon, and Orland Thuroo, and Elva Kreller, Era Kaufman, Olena Lautenschlager, and Olga Thuroo. Also survived by extended family members and friends.
Independently owned and Operated Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home and Cremation With Confidence by Kapinos-Mazur Care For The Community Since 1932
Funeral services celebrating her life will be Wednesday July 24, 2013 at 10 AM at the Kapinos-Mazur Funeral Home 64 Sewall St. Ludlow, MA Rev. Linda Peabody will preside. Rites of committal will follow in St. Aloysius Cemetery.