Ana C. (Pinto) Cardoso 86 of South Dartmouth passed away Friday March 3, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of the late Avelino Goncalves Cardoso and daughter of the late Elias Pereira Pinto and Joaquina Goncalves Pinto. She was born in New Bedford and moved to Portugal when she was 3. She moved back to New Bedford in 1960 and to Dartmouth in 1974. Ana was a communicant of St. Mary’s Church in Dartmouth. She was formerly employed as a stitcher for Grinnell Pajamas until her retirement. Survivors include her children Ofelia Galante of Castelo Branco, Portugal, Manny Cardoso of Dartmouth and Lisa Marie Cardoso of Dartmouth; a brother Domingos Pinto of Texas; 3 sisters Edite Mimoso of New Bedford, Lucy Marques of Acushnet and Alice Spooner of Pocasset; 2 granddaughters Monica and Claudia Galante of Portugal; several nieces and nephews. She was the sister of the late Basilio Pinto. Her funeral mass will be said 10am Thursday March 9 at St. Mary’s parish center, South Dartmouth. Visiting hours are Wednesday 5-8pm at the Boulevard Funeral Home. Burial will be in St. John’s Cemetery.