Armando Pereira

Armando Pereira Ex-Kenya
30 November 2019 Welling, Kent – Armando Pereira. Ex Kissi & Mombasa. Born 1936. It is with great sadness that the family announce the passing of Armando. He leaves behind a loving wife Mena; beloved sons Bryan (Toronto) and Clifford (HK); daughter-in-law Fiona; son-in-law Neil; and grandchild Kimberley. The family would like to thank everyone for their kind words of comfort and condolences.

Funeral service to be held at 11:00 am Tuesday 7 January 2020 at St John Vianney Church, 21 Heathfield Rd, Bexleyheath. Additional parking at Oaklands Road Car Park (4 minutes walk, paid public parking) Burial will be at Hillview Cemetery 12 Peters Cl, Welling DA16 3LL followed by a reception at The Westwood, 168 Bellegrove Road, Welling, Kent, DA16 2HE. In lieu of flowers, donations towards MIND UK. Condolences and RSVP (for catering purposes) to

Leo Moraes 1938-2019

We are sad to announce that on Friday November 15th, 2019, Leo Moraes, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 81. Loving husband to Sheila for 49 years, father to Lorraine (Keith), Judy, and grandfather to Lucas.

Leo is fondly remembered by his siblings Hipo/Laura (deceased), James (deceased), George/Carmen, Paul (deceased)/Audrey. Leo will be sadly missed by his many nephews, nieces, friends and family.

Leo’s quiet demeanor and gentle nature touched all of those who knew and loved him. Leo was an avid traveller and camper. He loved spending time in his retired years cruising the seas and playing with his grandson, Lucas.


Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, 8911 Woodbine Avenue, Markham on Monday November 18th from 2-4 pm and 6-9 pm.


St. Mary Immaculate Catholic Church, 10295 Yonge Street, Richmond Hill on November 19th at 11 am.


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to: Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada – Follow the link to donate:

Jerry (Jerome Servando Clemento) Luis

Jerry was born on October 23, 1930, to John Patrick Xavier Luis and Anna Lilia Pereira in Dar es Salaam. He passed away at home in Toronto on November 13, 2019. Beloved husband of Eva Luis; proud father of Judy/Paul Watson, Jacinta/Bernardo Lynch, the late Ian Patrick, and the late Ian Nicholas. Loving brother of the late Tony/Laura, Franky/the late Vicky, Queenie/Lino; affectionate uncle of nieces and nephews, and kindly regarded relative of in-laws and a host of first and second cousins as well as extended family.


Sunday, November 17, 2019

7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. McDougall & Brown Funeral Home – Scarborough Chapel

2900 Kingston Road, Scarborough, Ontario M1M 1N5

Funeral Mass

Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 7:00 p.m. St. Rose of Lima Parish Church

3216 Lawrence Ave E, Scarborough, ON M1H 1A4, Canada

Celebration of Life
Reception to follow the Funeral Mass at The Lima Parish Church Halll

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation

Benny Fernandes

March 14, 1933 –  November 1, 2019

Formally of Uganda, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 86 during mass with his wife Bella at his side. He is survived by his beloved wife Bella of 57 years, loving father to Brian and Bevan. Grandfather to Vanessa. He is fondly remembered by his siblings the late Tony (Lira) Fernandes, the late Lina (the late Bruno) Fernandes, Annie (the late Diogo) Simoes and Peter(Ethel) Fernandes. He will be missed by his many nieces and nephews who loved him. Benny’s welcoming smile and caring nature touched those around him. He generously gave his time to the Nativity of Our Lord Church and elementary school. Benny was one of the founding members of the Nativity of Our Lord Knights of Columbus Council in the year 2000. He loved travelling, sports and being in the company of friends and family.


Turner & Porter – Peel Chapel

2180 Hurontario, Mississauga, ON, L5B 1M8

Thursday, 7 Nov 2019 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Thursday, 7 Nov 2019 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM


Nativity of Our Lord Church

480 Rathburn Rd., Toronto, ON, M9C 3S9

Friday, 8 Nov 2019 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM


Assumption Catholic Cemetery

6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, ON, L5T 1N4

Friday, 8 Nov 2019 12:15 PM


In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation

Nick DeMello 1943 – 2019

It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our beloved friend NICOLAU (NICK) DE MELLO. Aged 77. Devoted husband of Cressy for 49 years and loving father of Evelyn (Peter), Twyla, and Olivia. Adored grandfather to Larissa, Samaya & Kierra.  Dear brother of Felix, Eulalia, Marcus, Victor, Peter, Rose, Arthur & Mario. Treasured by all his cousins, nieces and nephews. Cherished by friends near and far. Travel advisor to so many who planned trips via Aerosafaris, Aero Tours & VLP. Avid sports enthusiast & sports writer. Founder of Horizons Sports Club & passionate life-long member of the G.O.A. and Q.G.A. Nick passed away October 24th. He wanted us to celebrate his life and not be saddened by his passing. Condolences to . In lieu of flowers, we thought donations to a charity in Uganda would be the closest to his heart: Condolences to




3164 Ninth Line, Oakville

Sunday, November 3, 2019 between 6pm-9pm



11 Peter Street South, Mississauga

Monday, November 4, 2019 at 11am

Reception to follow after mass at:


2638 Steeles Avenue South, Brampton

We encourage you to wear an athletic jersey (for reception only) to commemorate his passion for sports.

May his soul rest in eternal peace.


Tracy Lianne Fernandes
November 25, 1977 – October 9, 2019

Thursday, October 17, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Catholic Cremation Services
6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

Funeral Mass
Friday, October 18, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.

St. John of the Cross Carmelite Church
6890 Glen Erin Dr, Mississauga, Ontario L5N 2E1

Celebration of Life
To follow the Funeral Mass at Pearl Banquet Hall
1638 Aimco Blvd, Mississauga, ON L4W 1V1

Assumption Catholic Cemetery
6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

In lieu of flowers donation to The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health would be greatly appreciated.


Passed away unexpectedly on October 9, 2019 at her home in Toronto.  Beloved daughter of Jules and Edith Fernandes. Cherished sister of Cheryl-Ann (Marc), Genevieve (Vish), Kevin, and Ryan.  Loving aunt to Noah, Lyla, Zoe and Yara.  She will be deeply missed by all extended family and friends.

Tracy was born and raised in Mississauga.  She graduated from Holy Name of Mary Secondary School following which she attended the University of Windsor.  A lover of yoga, food, and all things music, Tracy was known for her vocal talents.  Throughout her life, she performed at numerous talent shows, with different bands or could be found jamming with friends.  Tracy’s character was one of a kind – her love and kindness knew no limits, her compassion and courage knew no bounds.  Tracy will be forever loved and cherished by all.

“If music be the food of love, play on”.  Until we meet again, Tracy, play on.

Eternal rest grant unto her O Lord and let perpetual light shine upon her. May her soul Rest in Peace.

Joesph Mathias

Joseph Mathias (JOE). Aged 93 passed away peacefully on Sept 25, 2019 in Birmingham, UK Born in Saligao, Goa and lived in Kisumu, Kenya and Birmingham, UK. Beloved Husband of late Agnes and father of Desmond (Pauline) and Clive. Cherished Brother of the late Leslie (late Irene) Mathias. Loving Uncle to Lillian Vaz (Max), Daphne, late Debbie and Vincent Mathias. Beloved Grand Uncle of Lauryn and Myron (Sarah) Vaz. Family and Friend to all. Forever in our hearts.

The funeral will take place on Friday 11th October, 2019 at 12:30pm. at St George & Teresa Catholic Church, Station Road, Dorridge, Solihull, B93 8EZ followed by internment at Widney Manor Cemetery,Widney Manor Road, Bentley Heath,Solihull,B93 9AA at 1.45pm and wake from 13:30 at The Royal British Legion,1611,Warwick Road,Knowle,Solihull B93 9LF. In lieu of flowers, you may make donations in memory of Joe Mathias to any St Vincent De Paul Society. Condolence messages can be sent to

Mary Sequeira

Passed suddenly on Wednesday, September 25, 2019 in her 81st year.   Loving wife of the late Francis, commonly known as Clem.  Cherished mother of Diana DeSouza, Patsy Rebeiro (Mel), Mina Moraes (Abil) and John Paul (Andrea).  Proud and beloved Granny of Ann Lobo (Roger), Angelica Almeida (Wayne), Andrew DeSouza (Jenniffer), Sara Rebello (Melroy), Rebecca Patterson (Jordan), Kevin Moraes, and Jason Moraes (Niki).  Doting Punimai of James Sequeira and Nathaniel Rebello.  The family will receive friends at the Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home, 211 Langstaff Road East (west of Bayview ve.), on Tuesday October 1, 2019 from 2 – 4 and 6 – 8 p.m.  A Funeral Mass will take place at the funeral home within the Chapel of St. Joseph on Wednesday October 2, 2019 at 10:45 a.m.  Internment to follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Francis Table.

Pio Gomes 1947-2019

Pio Gomes passed away peacefully on Sunday September 22nd 2019

He is survived by his wife Lolita, daughter Alyssa, and son Scott. He was the brother of the late Laura(Hippo  Moraes) & Melville Gomes. Brother in law of Lumina/Nelson Rodrigues, Lira/Alban Mascarenhas, Loysi/Jaunita Souza Barros, Lambert/Agnella Souza Barros. He will be dearly missed by several of his nephews, nieces.


VIEWING:  Friday, September 27th, 2019 – 5:00pm-9:00pm


 3164 Ninth Line Oakville

MASS: Saturday, September 28, 2019 – 10:00 am


2745 N Ridge Trail, Oakville

Reception 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm


 1075 Queensway East, Mississauga


Raul Da Costa

Maureen Pereira

Passed away peacefully on Friday, July 19, 2019 at her home. Beloved wife of the late Eugene of 48 years. Devoted mother of Karl and Tamara, Gavin and Danielle. Cherished Nana of Maya, Nicholas, Elise, and Ethan. She will be missed by her faithful companion Kasper. Dear sister of Pam Gonsalves ( Donald), Dr. Cajetan Moniz (Ingrid). Predeceased by her parents Xavier and Mabel Moniz. Deeply missed by her extended family and friends.

Monday, July 29, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Catholic Cremation Services
6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

Funeral Mass
Tuesday, July 30, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.St. Marguerite d’Youville Parish
2490 Sandalwood Parkway East, Brampton, Ontario L6R 3A4

Celebration of Life
To follow the Funeral Mass at The Speranza Banquet Hall
510 Deerhurst Drive, Brampton, Ontario L6T 5H9

Assumption Catholic Crematorium
6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to
Heart & Stroke


Clement D’Cunha

Josephine “Mama” Mendonca

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Josephine (Mama) Mendonca at the blessed age of ninety one and a half. Fondly remembered and always in our hearts. Beloved wife of late Bertie and precious mother of late Maria.Josephine is survived by her children Ronnie, Bosco (Olive), Jennifer and Hazel. Proud Mama of Stefanie (Jay) and Darryl. Doting great grandmother of Kaylee Faria Cherished sister of Venie Pinto and predeceased siblings. Vivacious, generous, and loving to all her large extended family and circle of friends.

Funeral Details

Visitation:   Monday July 1 from 4.00pm – 8.00pm

Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home   211 Langstaff Road East (off Bayview Ave), Thornhill, ON L3T 3A6

Funeral Mass: Tuesday July 2 @ 1.30 pm – Chapel of St. Joseph, Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home

Celebration of Life:       Reception immediately following the Funeral mass next to the Chapel

Private Cremation:       Family only later

It was Mama’s wish that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Don Bosco Mission or a charity of your choice.

Messages of condolence can be sent to or on the website below:

Manuel (Manu) Francisco Rodrigues

posted May 25, 2019

May 23, 2019 Toronto, RODRIGUES, Manuel Francisco (ex-Tanga, Moshi, Dar-es-salaam, Tanzania) passed away peacefully at his home with his family by his side at the age of 91.

Manuel was the loving husband of Melita Rodrigues and father to Randolph, Natalie/Jason Fernandes, John/Sarah and his adorable grandchildren, Alyssia Fernandes, Lucia/Gabriel Rodrigues. 

 Manuel will be missed by his devoted in-laws late Joe/Ann de Souza (England), Sylvester/Loretta de Souza and Julio de Souza (Toronto). He will be missed by his nephews, Neil/Stephen and niece, Arlette.

 Manuel will be fondly remembered for his love of music as an excellent violinist and his caring ways reaching out to play at weddings, socials  and dances.

 Funeral Details

Viewing: Monday, May 27th. 2019 from 1-4:00 pm 6-9:00 pm at Ward Funeral Home, 52 Main Street South, Brampton, Ontario L6W 2C5.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated on May 28th. 2019 at 11:00 am at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church, 115 Vodden Street East, Brampton, Ontario L6V 1M4 followed by the Catholic Burial at Assumption Cemetery, 6933 Tomken Road, Brampton, Ontario L5T 1N4

Condolences to:

Lucy DeSouza December 20, 1929 – April 8, 2019

posted April 10, 2019

Lucy was born on December 20, 1929, to David and Hortensia D’Cruz. Lucy passed away peacefully at the Erin Mills Lodge on April 8, 2019, at the age of 89. Beloved wife of Ted, mother of Lorna (Ashley), Gerard (Elaine), Audry, Yvonne (Desmond), and Bernard (Karena). Grandmother of Andrea (David), Mark (Cassandra), Rachel (Stephen), Adam (Alanna), Amanda (Neil), Matthew, Jeremy, Evan, Tyler, Serena, Ian, Sarah, Andrew. Great-Grandmother to Logan, Caleb, and Damon. She was predeceased by her siblings Joe (Tina), Doris (Ladis), and Mabel (Neves).

A very strong and determined woman, she and Ted moved to Canada from Nairobi, Kenya and raised their 5 children ensuring that all were well-educated. Lucy was a teacher who painted, loved music and sang at many weddings and in choirs. Her love of music and learning was passed down to her children and grandchildren ensuring her legacy.

If you would like to attend the viewing and/or funeral, please see details below:
Viewing: April 11th, 2019 Turner & Porter on Dundas near Erin Mills (1981 Dundas St W, Mississauga, ON)Time: 2pm-4pm & 6pm-8pm

Funeral Mass: April 12th, 2019St. Christopher’s Parish (1171 Clarkson Road North, Mississauga, ON) Time: 11 am Please join the family for refreshments immediately following the mass at St Christopher’s.

Interment to follow at 2:00 pm at St Mary’s Cemetery (2099 Dickson Road, Mississauga).
All are welcome.
In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you honour her memory through a donation to Canada Food for Children

Maureen D’Cunha

posted Apri 1 2019

Passed away peacefully on March 31, 2019, with family and friends by her side. Born in Nakuru, Kenya, on March 5, 1937, to the late John and Angela Lobo, she was the loving wife of Almir D’Cunha for 53 years, proud mother of Mervyn/Elizabeth and Audrey/Dave Partington, doting grandmother of Brian, loving sister of the late Melissa/Bruno Lopes and Gwen/Robert Pereira, and affectionate aunt of her nephews, nieces and grandnieces. Maureen will be remembered for her warm and cheerful nature. She welcomed people from all walks of life to her home and showered everyone with love and bear hugs. Rest in peace dear Maureen.

Visitation:  Thursday April 4th from 5.00 p.m. to 9.00 p.m. at St. John’s Dixie
737 Dundas Street East, Mississauga, L4Y 2B5

Funeral:   Friday April 5th  at 10:30 am, St Benedict’s Church 2194 Kipling Avenue, Etobicoke, M9W 4K9
In keeping with Maureen’s wishes cremation will take place at a later time.

Reception: 12 Noon to 3:00 pm at  Elite Banquet Halls at 1850 Albion Rd, Etobicoke, M9W 5S8

Condolences to:

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada would be appreciated.

Antonio Gasper Fernandes

posted March 31 2019

March 30, 2019 Mississauga –Fernandes, Antonio Gaspar (ex-Uganda), passed away peacefully at the age of 90 surrounded by his family.

He is survived by his beloved wife Lira of 65 years, loving father to Levita/Alan Pires and Louella/Christopher Pires.  Cherished grandfather to Lisa/Kip Macartney, Lauren, Rochelle and Scott, and great grandfather to Faheem. He leaves behind his brothers Benny/Bella, Peter/Theresa and sisters – late Lina/late Bruno Fernandes, Annie/late Diogo Simoes.

He will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews who loved him.

Tony’s generous spirit was evident in everything including his volunteer work at  the Trillium Healing Heart and Toronto General Hospital programs. He loved living life, good fun and enjoyed the company of his many friends and family.

Visitation:       Wednesday April 3rd at Turner and Porter Peel Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St. Mississauga from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Funeral:    Mass will be held on Thursday, April 4th. at St. Ignatius Loyola, 2300 Burnhamthorpe Road, Mississauga followed by internment at Assumption Catholic Cemetery,

6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga. Condolences:

The family wish to thank the staff of Bough Beeches and Ian Anderson House.  In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ian Anderson House (Oakville).

John Joseph D’Souza

The D’Souza Family regrets to announce the passing of our Brother John Joseph D’Souza.

Beloved Brother of Theresa (Walter), Rose (late Dominic), Romeo (Connie), Xavier (Ida); predeceased by his brother Joseph (Natalie).John will be fondly remembered by his many nephews, nieces, grand nephews and grand nieces.

Born in Nairobi, Kenya, John was a proud ex-student of Dr. Ribeiro Goan school– class of ’57 . He was well known for his active involvement in preserving the archives of the Goan Community in Toronto, and among many other projects and groups, for promoting the Konkani Rosary in video with the help of Goans from across Canada. He was a founding member of 55PGA.

As flowers are not used in Church during the Lenten season, in lieu of flowers donations may be made to Sharelife or a charity of your choice .

E mail messages may be sent to :


Monday, March 25th, 2019 from 4 – 8 PM at Catholic Cremation Services – Assumption Cemetery)

6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

Funeral Mass

Tuesday March 26th. at 10 AM.

St Jerome’s Parish, 8530 Chinguacousy Rd, Brampton, ON L6Y 5G4  (905) 455-4260

Private cremation and Internment at a later date.

Eugene Pereira

posted February 25, 2019

Born on July 8, 1946 in Nairobi, Kenya

Passed away peacefully in his sleep on Saturday, February 23, 2019 at his Brampton home. Beloved husband of Maureen of 48 years.

Devoted father of Karl and Tamara, Gavin and Danielle. Cherished Papa of Maya, Nicholas, and Elise. He will be missed by his faithful companion Kasper. Dear brother of Olive and Albert Fernandes, Vincent and Joyce Pereira, Trevor and Betty Pereira. Predeceased by his parents Nicolau Paul and Maria Josephine “Jessie” Pereira.

Deeply missed by his extended family and friends. A special thank you to the oncology team at the Credit Valley Hospital. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada.

Friday, March 1, 2019 from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. & 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Catholic Cremation Services  
6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

Funeral Mass
Saturday, March 2, 2019 at 10:30 a.m.
St. Marguerite d’Youville Parish
2490 Sandalwood Parkway East, Brampton, Ontario L6R 3A4

Assumption Catholic Crematorium
6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga, Ontario L5T 1N4

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to
The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada

Maria Basilia Nunes

posted February 23, 2019

February 22, 2019

It is with deep sadness that The Nunes family announce the passing of Maria Basilia Nunes on Friday, February 22nd 2019 at the age of 87.

Maria passed away peacefully at Credit Valley Hospital surrounded by her very loving and caring family. She is survived by her daughter Delita and son Abel (Joana) along with her grandchildren Jessica, Andrea, Mitchell and Delrene.


VISITATION: Simple Alternative,
1535 South Gateway Road
Tuesday February 26th, 2019 at 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm

Wednesday February 27th , 2019 at 10am
St. John of The Cross, Mississauga,
(6890 Glen Erin Drive. Mississauga)

Assumption Cemetery
(6933 Tomken Road, Mississauga)

Swagat Banquet Hall
(6991 Millcreek Drive, Mississauga)

In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations to The Heart and Stroke Foundation. Condolences can be sent to

Bertha Almeida

posted February, 23 2019

On Tuesday February 19th, Bertha peacefully passed away at Northridge Nursing Home.

Predeceased by her husband Norbert to whom she was a loving and devoted wife and survived by her two sons Robert (Audrey) and Lambert (Eileen). She adored her grandchildren Kaitlynn, Alexandra and Jon Paul (Marilyn) and her great grandson Ethan.


York Cemetery & Funeral Centre
160 Beecroft, Toronto, ON,
Canada, M2N 5Z5
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Chapel Service
York Cemetery & Funeral Centre
160 Beecroft, Toronto, ON,
Canada, M2N 5Z5
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM

York Cemetery & Funeral Centre
160 Beecroft, Toronto, ON,
Canada, M2N 5Z5
Thursday, 28 Feb 2019 12:15 PM – 12:45 PM

Michael Pereira 

posted February, 23 2019

20 February 2019: London. Born 26 December 1932.

Beloved husband of Maria and dear father to Loraine and Lyndon.

Big brother to late Franky (together again), Phila/Stan and Bernadette/Robert and a much loved uncle.

Condolences to


Posted Feburary, 19, 2019

November 6, 1953 – February 16, 2019

(Ex. Dar-es-Salaam/Tanzania, Manchester & London/UK, Toronto/Canada, New Jersey/USA, Brussels/Belgium, Atlanta/USA)

It is with a heavy heart that we share the loss of our dynamic and charismatic Joe, peacefully at his home in Atlanta, Georgia, USA with the family by his side. Survived by his loving wife Sarah; devoted sons Dr. Adam (partner Dr. Elizabeth Rabold), Eric, Shawn; caring parents late Lawrence & Emilia; proud siblings Cellie (Tony) Gonsalves, late Cassy (Olive), Leo (Irene); adoring in-laws, Alaric & Rosalind Pires, Arlene (late Brian) D’Silva, Austin (Angela), Jackie (Mo) Gujarati, Jude (Paulina) and Gavin; doting nephews & nieces Mark (Ayesha), Charmaine (Wendell), Melissa, Andrea, Alyssa, Lionel, Brendon, Rebecca, Andrew, Alanna, Kristin, Aaron, and Michael.

A native of Goa, India, Joe achieved his undergraduate degree at the University of Essex (UK), and obtained a Ph.D. in Biochemical Pharmacology at the University of London (UK). Joe was known among his friends and colleagues for the warmth and generosity of his personality, as a competitive sportsman, his intellectual sophistication, and successful business career. May his legacy continue in the many lives he touched and his soul rest in eternal peace.

Our family sincerely thanks you for your prayers and comfort during this difficult time.

Condolence messages can be directed to

In lieu of flowers, if desired, donations in memory of Joseph D’Souza may be made to the Kidney Cancer Association

Funeral Details:

The family will receive friends at:

Lakeside Funeral Home, 121 Claremore Drive, Woodstock, GA 30188, Tel: 770-293-2757, on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Rosary: 5:30 pm, Visitation: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.

A lifelong Catholic, Joe’s memorial mass will be celebrated at:

The Catholic Church of the Transfiguration, 1815 Blackwell Rd. Marietta, GA 30066. on Friday, February 22, 2019  at 11:30 am

Bid Joe farewell at the interment following Mass at:

Rolling Hills Memory Gardens, 4355 Highway 92, Acworth, GA 30102.

Marcilia DeSouza

Published Dec 22 2018

Peacefully on December 15th, 2018 surrounded by her loving family, at the age of 83 years. Beloved wife of the late Dominic. Loving mother of Charles (Mabel), Christopher (Sandra), Clarice (Neil) and Cledwyn (Nicolette). Proud grandma of Kaleigh Ann, Nicholas, Jason, Lauren, Daniel, Michelle and Samantha. Cherished sister of Alex (Eunice) and the late Applonia. Marcilia will be deeply missed by her family and friends.


Friday, 21 December 2018: 2:00pm – 4:00 pm & 6:00pm – 9:00pm

Glen Oaks Funeral Home
3164 Ninth Line
Oakville, ON L6H 7A8

Funeral Mass
Saturday, 22 December 2018 at 11:00am

St. Christopher’s Roman Catholic Church
1171 Clarkson Rd
Mississauga, ON L5J 2W1

Joseph Aloysius Lobo

posted October 30,  2018

It is with great sadness that the family of Joseph Aloysius Lobo (affectionately known as Al) announces his passing, on Monday October 29, 2018, at the age of 80 years. Al will be lovingly remembered by his wife Juanita (Nita) and his children, Charmaine (Ted), and Derek. Al will also be fondly remembered by his two grandchildren, Rachael and Jessica and by his sisters, Vicky and Hedy. He was predeceased by his late brother Janu.

A Funeral Service in memory of Al will be held on Friday, Nov. 2nd at 10:00 a.m. at St. Andrew’s Catholic Church, 47 Reynolds St. Oakville, Ont. L6J 3J9.
Reception to follow. Details will be announced at the service.

Family and friends are also invited to pay respects on Thursday, Nov. 1, 2018, from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Glen Oaks Funeral Home, 3164, 9th Line, Oakville, Ont. L6H 7A8.

Donations may be sent to St. Vincent De Paul at St. Andrews Church (Envelopes will be available at the funeral service and at the viewing).

Victor Barretto

posted October 25,  2018

Victor Camilo Barretto (Ex-Limuru, Kenya) passed away peacefully on October 23, 2018 at age 94. Beloved Husband of Mena Maria Barretto and devoted Father to Suzanna Maya (Luis), Joe Barretto (Jean), Terry Barretto (Isabella) and Fiona Pires (Roy). Loving Grandfather and Great Grandfather. Family and

Friends will be received at
St. John’s Dixie Cemetery, 737 Dundas St East, Mississauga on Sunday, October 28 from 10:30am-2:30pm.

Funeral Mass will be held at St. Matthew’s Catholic Church, 1150 Monks Passage, Oakville, on Monday, October 29 at 11am. In Lieu of flowers, Masses offered in memory of Victor Barretto would be greatly appreciated.

Online condolences may be made online by Clicking Here

Arthur Da Costa

posted October 25,  2018

August 7, 1921 –  October 13, 2018

Passed away peacefully, at St. Joseph’s Hospital on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the age of 97. Loving husband of 70 years to Rosalia. Devoted father of Norman, Leonor Hall, Catherine Pereira (Kenneth), Anne Robillard (Tom Rideout), Marian da Costa, and the late Manuel. Cherished grandfather of Damien (Tina), Miriam (Allan), Christa (Terence), Stephen (Cynthia), Rebecca, Aaron (Emily), and Jeanette (Eric). Adored by his great grandchildren Lucas, Juliana, Lily, Noah, Lawson, Lydia, Evangeline, Veronica, Harrison and Julia.

If desired remembrances may be made to St. Joseph’s Hospital or Canadian Food for Children.

Fenelon J. Almeida

posted October 23,  2018

  • Born on January 30, 1925 in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
  • Passed away on October 16, 2018 in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada.

Fenny passed away peacefully with family by his side on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at the age of 93. Loving husband of Adelaide for 62 years. Devoted father of Gina, Stanley and Kamla (Luke). Cherished grandfather of Wendel (Erica), Ruth and late Eric, and great-grandfather of Felix and Leo. Beloved brother of Yolanda and Alves and predeceased by Gangi and Bossuet. Fenny’s memory will always be cherished by his nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

A Funeral Service for Fenelon will be celebrated in the Chapel at Kelly Funeral Home on Saturday, October 27, 2018 at 2:00 PM. Friends may pay respects at:

Kelly Funeral Home – Kanata Chapel
580 Eagleson Rd.

Interment to St. George Cemetery

Click Here for Direct Link

Neru Sebastian Rodrigues

posted May 26, 2018

Neru Sebastian Rodrigues, aged 92, loving husband of Philomena Gomes-Rodrigues passed away peacefully on May 25th, 2018 in hospital, Montreal, Quebec. He will be sadly missed by his step-children Lavina, Maimie (Jeffrey), Fredrick (Laurie), Noeleen. Lovingly known as “Papa Neru”, to his step-grandchildren Mathieu, Darius, Vanessa, Chandler, Madison & Alexia, Nabeela, Zaleeya, Aleeana, and Zameer, he will be missed.  He is survived by brothers Mario (Cecilia), Albert (Rosemary), Sister in laws Rose/late Martin, Linda/late Custodio.  He leaves many nieces, nephews, cousins along with a wonderful network of long-time friends, to remember him.

Neru Rodrigues was the past president of the Kampala Goan Institute, Quebec Goan Association, and an involved community leader. He loved playing bridge and socializing with friends, old and new.  He retired in 1973, from the Uganda Government Services and in 1988 from the South-Central Protestant School Board of Montreal.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, May 29th, 2018 at 11:00 AM at Good Shepard Catholic Church. 7900 Naples, Brossard QC.  At his request, no visitation will be held.

In lieu of flowers, please donate to the local SPCA in honor of Neru Rodrigues.

Msgr. Terence D’Souza

posted April 30, 2018

Michael Silva

posted April 4, 2018