Thomas R. Amaral
a lace weaver
Thomas R. Amaral, 65, of Warwick, passed away February 13, 2012 at West View Health Center. He was the husband of the late Nancy A. (St. Germain) Amaral.
Born in West Warwick, he was a beloved son of Rose (Chevalier) Amaral of West Warwick and the late Everett Amaral. Mr. Amaral was a lace weaver for several companies in Rhode Island until his retirement.
He was the loving father of Dennis R. Amaral and Richard T. Amaral, both of Warwick; cherished brother of Everett Amaral Jr. and Brenda Amaral, both of Coventry, John Amaral, Jean Savage and Diane Amaral, all of West Warwick, William Amaral of New Jersey, Debra Kiselica of Scituate and the late Carol Black.
A committal service will be held Feb. 17 at 10 a.m. in The Chapel of Notre Dame Cemetery, Burlingame Road, West Warwick. Relatives and friends are invited and may call Feb. 16 from 4-7 p.m. in The Prata-Murphy Funeral Home, 78 Providence St., West Warwick. Visit www.murphyfuneralhomes.org.