Rose Souweine

Rose V. (Canha) Souweine of Buzzards Bay died February 3 at Royal Falmouth Nursing & Rehabilitation Center. She was 101.

She was the widow of William T. Souweine.

Born in Tisbury, she was the daughter of Joseph and Mary (Pachico) Canha.

She leaves her children, Dennis Souweine of Teaticket and Carolee Haruff of Sacramento, California; five grandchildren, Jay A. Souweine of Boston, Adam J. Souweine of Teaticket, and three in California; seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren; and extended family.

She was preceded in death by her siblings, Domingo Canha, Louise Estrella and Elizabeth Creedy.

Visitation will be Thursday, February 13, from 11 AM to noon at Chapman, Cole & Gleason Funeral Home, 56 Edgartown-Vineyard Haven Road in Oak Bluffs.

Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery, State Road in Vineyard Haven.

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