Maria A. (Costa) Ferreira 84 of New Bedford, passed away on Sunday May 10, 2020. She was the widow of Jose A. Ferreira. She was born in Mangualde, Portugal and had lived in New Bedford for several years. Maria was a communicant of Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Church. Survivors include her son Antonio Luis Ferreira of New Bedford; her daughters Maria deFatima Sequeira of Portugal, Maria C. Santos of New Bedford, Ana Santo of Acushnet, Laura Cabral of New Bedford and Olga Moura of New Bedford; her brother Alvaro Costa of New Bedford, her sister Madelena daCosta of Portugal, 13 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. She was the mother of the late Maria Nazare Ferreira. Due to current restrictions on public gatherings her funeral will be private for immediate family.