Maria Deolinda Mansinho, born September 26, 1935, in Villa Franca do Campo, São Miguel, Azores, Portugal, passed away peacefully on November 3, 2021, at Royal Columbian Hospital, surrounded by her loved ones. Predeceased by her loving husband, Manuel, and sister, Lucia. Memories of Maria will be forever cherished by her beloved family and friends. She is survived by her 3 children: Cidalia (Gervasio), Victor (Ana), and Fatima (Domenico); 8 grandchildren: Kelly (Ray), Manny (Amanda), Tyler, Trevor, Alexander, Samantha, Lucas, and Marcus; 3 great-grandchildren: Arianna, Adelyn and Gabriella; and siblings: Cesar, Natalia, and Jose. Maria was the pillar of the family whose strength and devotion was an inspiration to all. She was a hard-working, strong-willed woman with a passion for family, cooking, and fashion. Eternally in our hearts, we say our final goodbyes with Prayers and Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, November 12th at 10:00 am at Our Lady of Fatima Portuguese Parish, 1423 East 13th Avenue, Vancouver, BC. Entombment to follow at Ocean View Abbey Mausoleum. In lieu of flowers, donations to the BC Lung Association would be greatly appreciated.