Rogelio Domingos Martins passed away peacefully on September 15, 2023. Born in 1931 in Lentiscais, Paderne Portugal, he was the cherished son of Jose Martins and Maria da Piedade Martins. He immigrated to Canada as a young man, eventually settling in Burnaby. He was an avid hunter and loved to garden and socialize with his many friends. Most of all, he loved to return to his homeland in Portugal. Rogelio was predeceased by his parents and his brother-in-law, Jose Alves. He is survived his beloved wife, Amelia, who was always by his side and shared many happy years with. He is also survived by his nephew Roger Alves (Antonella), grand-nieces Emily (Andrew) and Melissa; and many friends in Canada and Portugal.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 25 at Our Lady of Fatima Church, 1423 East 13th Avenue, Vancouver.