It is with great sadness that the family of Antonio Diniz announce his passing on Sunday, November 15, 2020 as the result of a stroke. Loving husband of fifty one years to Emilia. Loving father to Christina and her husband Flavio, and Sonia. Cherished Avô to Anthony and Alyssa. He will be missed by his siblings, in-laws, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends in Canada, United States and Portugal. Antonio loved sharing stories about working throughout Ontario installing gas pipelines with Coolsaet, BFC, and Aecon. He was also fond of telling jokes and sharing a glass of wine with family and friends.
Resting at Corbett Funeral Home, 95 Dundas St., Cambridge, where family and friends will be received on Wednesday, November 18, 2020 from 5-9p.m.
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, space is limited, so all guests and family members must call the funeral home in advance at 519-740-0669 to reserve their 30-minute time block during which they may attend the visitation.
Private Funeral Mass will be held at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church. Interment to follow at Parklawn Cemetery.
With regards to the visitation, it will be from 5-9p.m., which is open for all to join. Please keep in mind that it will be a walk through, there will be no hugging and kissing at all, due to Covid19. Again, we wish things were different and deeply appreciate all the love and support that has been given by our community, however we will very much appreciate your cooperation at this very difficult time.
In accordance with current Covid-19 Provincial, Federal and the Bereavement Authority of Ontario regulations, special arrangements have been made to accommodate the safety and convenience of everyone. Access to the facility will be controlled and all visitors will be required to wear a mask, to provide the funeral home personnel with their name and telephone number upon arrival, and to observe physical distancing measures while on the premises.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation in Antonio’s memory would be appreciated by the family.