Dorothy M. (Dann) Freitas

April 1, 1924 ~ February 14, 2022 (age 97)


Dorothy M. (Dann) Freitas, age 97, of Middleborough, died on Monday, February 14, 2022, at the Brandon Woods Nursing Home in New Bedford.

Born in Boston, she was the daughter of the late August Dann from Denmark & Martha (Torf) Dann from Latvia.  Dorothy had a "Greenthumb" which showed in the business she owned and operated, the Freitas Greenhouse, formerly located next to the Nemasket River in Lakeville.  She took great pride in her greenhouse for many years.  She also enjoyed travelling, needlepoint, baking and attended a culinary school.

Dorothy was the beloved wife of the late Manuel J. Freitas and is predeceased by seven Dann brothers, Oscar, Carl, Albert, Paul, Edward, Arthur and Robert and one sister, Helen White.  She is survived by two sisters-in-law, Anna Dann (wife of Albert) of Buzzards Bay and Irene Freitas of Middleborough as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

All services will be private.

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