Dartmouth Funeral Home

230 Russells Mills Road, South Dartmouth, MA


Vitalina M. Pinto

April 26, 1930July 1, 2019

Vitalina M. Pinto, 89, of New Bedford, passed away Monday, July 1, 2019 at the Sacred Heart Home. She was the wife of the late Simao do Santos Pinto.

Born in Sao Paio, Portugal, daughter of the late José Augusto Marques and Maria da Conceição (Sousa) Marques, she came to the United States in 1967 and settled in New Bedford.

Mrs. Pinto had worked as a stitcher at Justin Clothing for many years until her retirement.

Mrs. Pinto loved to travel, whether near or far, she enjoyed trips all of kinds. You would often find her enjoying a walk around the south end beaches. She was a true people person, always happy and loving with a great sense of humor. Most of all, she loved her family and grandchildren.

She is survived by three sons, Hermino “Herman” S. Pinto and his wife Cynthia L. of Huntington Beach, CA, Fernando “Fred” S. Pinto and his wife Ann Marie of Fairhaven and Augusto “Gus” S. Pinto and his wife Roxanne of Mattapoisett; seven grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by seven siblings.

Her Funeral will be held on Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 9:30 a.m. from the Waring-Sullivan Home at Dartmouth, 230 Russells Mills Rd., Dartmouth followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church, Rivet St., New Bedford. Burial in St. Johns Cemetery. Visiting hours Tuesday 5-8 p.m. Flowers welcome or donations in her memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 309 Waverley Oaks Rd., Waltham, MA 02452.

For online tributes please visit: www.waring-sullivan.com


  • Visitation Tuesday, July 9, 2019
  • Funeral Mass Wednesday, July 10, 2019
  • Burial Wednesday, July 10, 2019


Vitalina M. Pinto

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