Amelia de Sousa Andrade was born on September 06, 1920 in Santa Barbara de Nexe,
Algarve, Portugal. Amelia, along with her son Jorge, immigrated to Vancouver, BC on December 13,1963.
Here she joined her husband, Manuel, who had come before her to find work and secure a home for a new
chapter in their lives. Two years later, her daughter Catarina and new son-in-law Boaventura joined them in Canada.
Amelia Andrade, surrounded by the love of her family, peacefully departed this life on Saturday, January 19th, 2019.
She was predeceased by her Husband, Manuel G Andrade, exactly 15 years ago to the date and also by her Great-Granddaughter, Lindsey.
She leaves behind to cherish her memories: her Daughter Catarina(Boaventura), Son Jorge (Lorna) Grandchildren: Tony (Darlene), Isolete,
Amanda (William), Ashley(Jeffrey), and Great-Granddaughter Sadie(Bradley).
Prayers and Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:30pm Wednesday, January 23, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Parish 1612 East 18the Ave., Vancouver.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Portuguese Cultural centre in memory of Mrs. Amelia Andrade.
Entombment to follow at Ocean View Burial Park. South Mausoleum
Date :22 Jan 2019
Tribute :Um exemplo de persistência na existência. Fica para sempre as suas lengas lengas e as suas histórias de vida. Até à feira fomos contar o que a D. Amélia sabia... isso é o património imaterial da humanidade mas para nós fica sempre a sua gargalhada...
Maria Vitor e familis
Date :24 Jan 2019
Tribute :I will miss you dearly minha Avo. Da sua Neta 🌹 Isolete