Born in Bretanha, São Miguel, Azores (Portugal)
passed away peaceful surrounded by his loving family
and friends on July 12, 2016 in Vancouver, BC at the age
of 79. After battling numerous diseases over the last 5 years,
he was called home to our Lord. Predeceased by his parents
José and Helena de Medeiros Diogo, sisters Maria, Helena ,
Brothers Joaquim, José and Father Luis. He will be deeply
missed by his dear wife, siblings Mariana, Idalina and Manuel,
who will always remember him for his quiet disposition in the
way he conveyed his courage, strength, generosity and selflessness.
Francisco was the youngest of 10 children. He move to Canada,
later to return to Portugal where he met his wife Edite in 1967.
In 1970, they married and moved back to Canada to begin a
new life with great dreams. They adored one another and spent
their lives loving and caring for each other throughout their 47
years of marriage. He was also a proud Godfather and Uncle to
many wonderful nieces and nephews whom he adored. Our hearts
will always feel the void of his presence. Prayers will be said 7:00pm
Monday July 18, 2016 at Our Lady 0f Fatima Parish 1423 East 13th Ave.,
Vancouver, B.C. Where Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10:00am
Tuesday July 19, 2016. Interment to follow at Ocean View Burial Park 4000
Imperial Ave., Burnaby
Date :04 Feb 2018
Tribute :I miss you. I hope you are having fun in heaven. Say hi to all of our family.