Rosalind S. Travis

Rosalind S. Travis, 89, of Rochester died August 28, 2013 at Sippican Healthcare Center.

She was the wife of the late Joseph D. Travis.

Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Manuel J. and Mary E. (Sylvia) Sequeira, she lived in Rochester most of her life.

She was a communicant of St. Rose of Lima Church.

Mrs. Travis was formerly employed as a registered nurse at Truesdale Hospital for many years.

She served in the U.S. Army.

Survivors include her son, Joseph Travis, Jr. and his wife Roberta of Cranston, RI; 2 brothers, Frank Sequeira and his wife Eileen of Wakefield, RI and Alfred Sequeira and his wife Catherine of Coventry, CT; a sister, Mary Sequeira of Rochester; a grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday at 10 AM in St. Rose of Lima Church. Burial will follow in St. Anthony’s Cemetery. Arrangements are with the Saunders-Dwyer Mattapoisett Home For Funerals, 50 County Rd., Route6, Mattapoisett. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to the American Heart Association, 20 Speen St. Framingham, MA 01701. For online guestbook, please visit

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