It is with profound sadness and heavy hearts
that we announce the sudden passing of our
beloved wife, mother, grandmother, and
great-grandmother, Vitoria Ferreira Rosa, age
82, on February 26th, 2018. Vitoria was born
in Serra de Santo Antonio, Portugal on November
27th, 1935. She is survived by her husband of 63
years, João Aquilino Rosa, her daughters,
Fernanda (Antonio) and Alice (Marc), her
grandchildren, Sabrina (Fabio), Paul, Alissa (Luis),
and David (Christina), great-grandchildren,
Siena, Geneva, Roman, and Mila, her siblings,
Maria, Araujo, and João, and a large extended family.
The family would like to express our sincere gratitude
for the tremendous outpouring of love and care
that we have received from family and friends over
the last several days. We will deeply miss her sense
of humour, warm hugs, kind heart, and loving devotion
to her family and friends. Prayers and funeral Mass will
be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 6th, 2018 at
Our Lady of Fatima Church, 1423 East 13th Avenue, Vancouver.
Entombment will follow at 12:00 p.m. at Ocean View Burial Park,
4000 Imperial Street, Burnaby.