Maria Da Luz Garcia
GARCIA, Maria da Luz Pereira - it is with heavy hearts and sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and great- grandmother on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Maria da Luz was born on November 1, 1941 in Flamgenos, Faial, Acores, to Manuel Da Silva and Maria Leonor Brum. Loving wife of Jose and loving mother of Carlos, Joe (Trudy), Maria (Virgilio), and Alcinda (Luis); grandchildren, Christopher, Breanne (Matthew), Kayla (Bradley), Cory (Brooke), Kristin (Michael), and Brandi (Christian), and her much adored great-granddaughter, Sienna. Maria da Luz is also survived by her sisters, Eduardina (Leonildo) of California, Maria Manuela (late Leonel) of Massachusetts, and her brother (who was like another son to her), Eduardo (Conceicao) of California; her sisters and brothers-in-law, Maria Conceicao (Francisco), Antonio (Zulmira), Francisco (Mafalda) of Canada and Angela (Luis) and Liberia (late Gilberto) of Portugal and fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews in Canada, USA, and Portugal. Mom loved and devoted herself to her family, friends, and enjoyed her time spent with them and will be sorely missed by all. The Family would like to thank Delio Ribeiro for his support and tremendous efforts that morning and her Personal Support Workers, Teresa, Eva, and Penny for the compassion and care extended to our mother. Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St., Cambridge, where family and friends will be received on Wednesday November 28, 2018 from 6-9p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Patrick’s R.C. Church on Thursday November 29, 2018 at 11:30a.m. Interment will follow at Parklawn Cemetery. Donations to Canadian Diabetes Association and Heart and Stroke Foundation.
Thursday, November 29, 2018