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José Rodrigues Pereira dos Santos

  • Birth: 1926-07-11 Died: 2016-11-20

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    Service Date: Friday, November 25, 2016

    Service Time: 10:00 A.M.

    Service Location: Our Lady of Fatima Parish

    Service Address: 1423 East 13th Avenue. Vancouver, BC

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José Rodrigues Pereira dos Santos

Born in Madalena, Pico (Azores), passed away peacefully
on November 20, 2016 in Vancouver, B.C. at the age of 90.
Predeceased by his loving wife Bernardete, brother’s Antonio
and Manuel.He will be lovingly remembered by his son
Nelson (Susan), sister Maria Gloria da Rosa, grandchildren
Katherine (Geordie Linford), Craig, brother-in-law Joāo
Bulhões, several nieces and nephews. José was a dedicated
and hard working employee. He worked over 30 years in the
sawmill industry, mostly as a carrier driver for L & K Lumber
of North Vancouver. He was also a passionate gardener,
using his farming skills from Portugal to grow beautiful
flowers and large quantities of fruits and vegetables. Thank
you to the care-aids, nurses and staff at Crofton Manor
whose kindness and enthusiasm made josé’s last month’s confortable
and peaceful. Thank you to Dr Etches, Dr. Kim Chi, Nikita Ivanov, Dr. So
and Dr Canderle for your excellent care. Prayers will be said 10:00 a.m. Friday November 25, 2016 at Our Lady of Fatima Parish 1423 East 13th Ave., Vancouver, B.C. followed by Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30 a.m. Rev. Antonio Tapparello C.S. celebrant. Entombment to follow at Ocean View, South Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers donations in Mr. Santo’s memory to the B.C. Cancer Foundation