Francisco Dias, passed away peacefully on March 31, 2017 at 80 years of age. Uncle Frank, or Tio Chico, like most called him in Portuguese was born in Algarve Portugal, and immigrated to Osoyoos Canada in 1959 where he worked as a concrete finisher most of his life, and then as a business owner of “Grandview Billiards”. He was an extremely kind and peaceful soul who was very much loved by all and will be dearly remembered by his son Daniel Dias, niece Celia Dias, nephews Jacinto, Fernando and Antonio Pereira, Brother in law Fernando Pereira, Sister Maria Joaquina and 5 nieces, sister in law Maria Jose and 5 nieces, nieces Olivia and family, Maria Lucinda and family, nephew Custodio and family plus other extended families as well as many close and dear friends. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 7:30 p.m.Wednesday April 05, 2017 at Our Lady of Fatima Portuguese Parish 1423 E. 13th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. Another Funeral Service and interment will be held at a later date in Portugal. If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made to Our Lady of Fatima Portuguese Parish.