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Ernesto Furtado Moniz

  • Birth: 1927-02-07 Died: 2012-11-08

    Visitation Date: 11/19/2012

    Visitation Location: OliveiraFuneral Chapel

    Service Date: 11/20/2012

    Service Time: 11:00:00 AM

    Service Location: Our Lady of Fatima Church

    Service Address: 1423 E. 13th Ave. Vancouver, B.C.

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Ernesto Furtado Moniz

    Moniz – Ernesto Furtado


Born February 7th in Sao Bras,

Sao Miguel (Azores) Portugal.

Passed away peacefully on Nov. 8th,

2012 in Burnaby, B.C. at the age of 85

A pioneer immigrant who came to Canada in April 1954

Via the S/S Homeland to start a new life in Canada .

He is survived by his family and lovingly

remembered by his three sons , two

daughters, daughter-in-laws ,

son-in-laws; Anthony (Liz), Ernest (Una),

Carlos (Gabriella), Laura (Joe) and

Grace (Mike) his Grandchildren;

Elizabeth, David, Eva, Ian, Justin, Ezra,

Nicholas, Anna, Anthony, Gavin,

Julia , Carolynn, Jacqueline and Derek,

Great Grandson Liam , siblings, cousins

and his many friends that made up Dad’s

large extended family.

Ernesto will be remembered for his

love of nature, gardening and farming .

he would always be found in the backyard

tending to his various plants & vegetables

or chatting with neighbours …

We love you Dad, and will miss you!

The Moniz family wishes to thank

the caring / dedicated homecare staff of the

Royal Arch Masonic home and the

nursing staff at Burnaby General

Palliative care ward, who took care

of our Dad in his time of need.

Prayers will be said 11am Tuesday

November 20th 2012 at Our

Lady of Fatima Portuguese Parish ,

1423 E. 13th Ave. Vancouver, B.C.

where Mass of Christian Burial will

be celebrated at 11:30 am

Rev. Leonardo Rocha is the

celebrant. Entombment to follow at

Ocean View Burial Park.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations

be made to the Lung Association of BC at