Jeannette (Martin) Freitas, 90, of New Bedford, passed away October 7, 2021, at CareOne. She was the wife of the late John Freitas. She was born in New Bedford to the late Joseph Martin and Yvonne (Levesque) Martin. She had a caring, nurturing spirit who enjoyed being with her grandchildren and playing bingo. She is survived by her sons; Kenneth Freitas, David Freitas and companion Lia Sousa, and Steven Freitas, daughters; Carol DeSouza and husband Michael, and Susan Braley and husband Wayne, grandchildren; Johnathan, Jessica, Jillian, Jenel, Jade, and Cortney, great grandchildren, Hope and Caleb, nieces; Barbara Medeiros and husband Arnold Medeiros, and Patricia Dugan, and nephew, William Dugan. She was predeceased by her husband, daughter, Nancy Gruwell, and sisters; Rita Matynowski and Theresa Jacques. All services will be private.