Manuel Mariano Confeiteiro, 76, of Burnaby, passed away suddenly on Dec 14, 2023.
He was born to parents Maria Mariano and Hermano Confeiteiro on April 27, 1947 in Ribeira de
Manuel came to Canada in 1971 and married the love of his life, Maria Fernanda. They went on
to have two sons, Helder and Jason.
Manuel was a force of nature, determined to provide for his family and give them the life he felt
they deserved. His family meant more to him than anything else in the world. He was
hardworking and honorable. His word was his bond. His heart was ten times his height. He was
a loving husband, father and grandfather.
He is predeceased by his parents, sister Arlete and wife Maria Fernanda. He is survived by his
sister Fernanda, brother Luis (Fatima), sons Helder (Nelia) and Jason along with his
grandchildren Nicolas, Matias, Angelina, Isabella, and Ellianna.
He was a great man and he will be greatly missed.
In lieu of flowers kindly make a donation to Diabetes Canada or the Heart and Stroke
Date :19 Dec 2023
Tribute :We are so sorry for your tremendous loss. He was such a lovely man. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Hugs
Date :20 Dec 2023
Tribute :We are truly sorry ,for the loss of your dad .he was a wonderful person ,very caring ,and very respectful.may god give all you ,strength,in this difficult time,he his reunited ,with your mom .and they will look after you guys , from heaven.
Ron and mirella Aquila