Brian “Boofa” Ferreira of Lodi, New York, died on April 26, 2013. He was 61.
Born and raised in Oak Bluffs and West Tisbury, he worked as a mason.
In addition to an extended family on the Island, he is survived by his wife, Polly Covert-Ferreira, and two brothers, Fred and his wife, Karen, and Brent and his wife, Claire, and their children, Mercedes and Brent.
There will be a celebration of Boofa’s life at the Holy Ghost Association (P-A Club) on Saturday, September 7, from 3 to 5 pm.