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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


http://bc.lung.ca/donate/donate.html