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Joaquim Luis da Silva Ferreira

  • Birth: 1921-12-12 Died: 2018-02-27

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    Service Date: Wednesday, March 07, 2018

    Service Time: 1:00 P.M. (Prayers)

    Service Location: Gardens of Gethsemani Chapel

    Service Address: 15800 - 32 Avenue, Surrey, BC

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Joaquim Luis da Silva Ferreira

Born in Odemira, Alentejo (Portugal) passed away
peacefully, on February 27, 2018 in Surrey, B.C.
at the age of 96. Predeceased by his wife Gracinda
and son Luis.He will be lovingly remembered
by son Fernando (Jane), daughter Margaret (Peter),
5 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Our Father
arrived in Canada in 1955 at Pier 21 in Halifax.
He worked many years in Kitimat at Alcan before
moving to Burnaby to retire. He enjoyed camping
with Gracinda and their friends as well as working
in his garden. His favourite pastime was spending
time with family and friends. Prayers will be said
1:00pm Wednesday March 07, 2018 at Gardens
Of Gethsemani Chapel 15800 32nd Ave., Surrey,
B.C. Interment to follow at Gardens of Gethsemani
Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations
in Mr. Ferreira’s memory to the B.C. Cancer
Foundation or Alzheimer’s Society of B.C.