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+ Flavia Castello - Messsage of Thanks
Mon Dec 19 10:58:20

On behalf of the recently deceased FLAVIA CASTELLO, her husband Franco, daughters Sandra, Marianne and their families, would like to thank you all for the overwhelming expression of sympathy. Over the last week we have received many phone calls, emails and masses offered on Flavia’s behalf. We are especially grateful for the attendance at her visitation and memorial mass. It is not possible to thank each person individually, so please accept this message as an expression of our appreciation.


FLAVIA P. CASTELLO (1937 – 2016)
Sun Dec 11 01:27:38

It is with great sadness we announce the passing away of Flavia Castello who died peacefully with her husband and children at her side on December 9th, 2016 at Brampton Hospital.

 Beloved wife of Franco Castello, loving mother to Sandra (Kevan), Marianne (Alan), loving Nana to Roxanne, Dominic, Patrick and sister to Anthony (Ivy).

 Visitation at The Simple Alternative (1535 South Gateway Road, Mississauga) on Wednesday December 14th from 2pm – 4pm and 7pm-9pm.

 Funeral Mass will be held at St. Mary's Church (66A Main Street South, Brampton) on Thursday December 15th at 1pm.

 May her soul rest in peace.




+MACIEL, Frederick Anastasio
Wed Nov 30 09:33:40

It is with profound sadness that we announce that Fred Maciel passed away peacefully at the Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga on November 28, 2016 at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Elizabeth. Cherished father of Raymond and Andrew (Jessica). Loving grandpa of Caitlin. Fred will be fondly remembered by his siblings Isi, Eddie and Theresa, all of his nieces, nephews and other extended family members. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter "Neweduk-Erin Mills" Chapel, 1981 Dundas St. W., Mississauga (just east of Erin Mills Pkwy.), on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Ignatius Loyola Catholic Church, 2300 Burnhamthorpe Rd., Mississauga, on Saturday, December 3, 2016 at 11 a.m.


+ Angela Pereira
Fri Nov 18 12:42:15

Angela Pereira passed away during the early morning hours of November 17. Angela leaves behind her husband Auggie, children Blossom (Vasco), Carol (Savio), and Bonnie (Shurin), along with grandchildren Ryan, Lindsay (Mike), Lauren (Rommel), Susheela, Augustus, Mari and great-grandchildren Gabriel and Nicholas.


The Simple Alternative

1535 S Gateway Rd, Mississauga,

Sunday November 20th     2-6pm

 Funeral Mass

St. Clement Roman Catholic Church

409 Markland Dr, Etobicoke

Monday November 21,  10:00am


Burial Service (To follow after mass)

Assumption Catholic Cemetery

6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga

 Reception / Gathering to be held after the Burial Service


+ Maria "Elsie" Moniz
Mon Nov 14 06:42:10

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing

of Maria "Elsie" Moniz on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at the Credit

Valley Hospital at the age of 86. Beloved wife of Henry (deceased) for 45


Loving mother of Debra (Denzil), Trevor (Karen) and Kevin (deceased).

Proud grandmother of Meagan and Melissa.

Cherished sister of Elma (Anthony) and Ancie (deceased), and brother Tibucero (Ann) (deceased).

Elsie will be deeply missed by her nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held at Glen Oaks Funeral Home, 3164 Ninth Line, Oakville (at Dundas Street)

289-351-0946 on Tuesday Nov 15th, 2016 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.

Funeral service

will be held at St Ignatius Loyala Catholic Church, 2300 Burnhamthorpe Road

West on Wednesday, November 16, 2016 at 11 a.m.

Burial to follow at Glen Oaks


 Donations in lieu of flowers for flowers can be made to the Heart and

Stroke Foundation.




Cassiano Felix D'Souza
Sat Nov 12 10:06:11


God summoned his faithful servant Cassiano Felix D’Souza, suddenly and peacefully on Thursday November 10th, 2016. We are deeply saddened by the loss of a truly incredible soul, who left a lasting impression of strength and courage on everyone he met. Survived by his beloved wife, Olivia, devoted daughters, Melissa and Andrea, caring mother, Emilia, loving siblings, Cellie/Tony Gonsalves, Leo/Irene D’Souza, and Joseph/Sarah D’Souza, and nieces and nephews, Mark/Ayesha, Charmaine/Wendell, Adam, Alyssa, Eric, Lionel, Shawn. He will be greatly missed.

Funeral Details


Scott Funeral Home - Mississauga Chapel

420 Dundas Street East, Mississauga, ON, CANADA, L5A 1X5

Monday, 14 Nov 2016 3:00 PM - 9:00 PM


Saints Martha and Mary Church

1870 Burnhamthorpe Rd. E, Mississauga, ON, CANADA, L4X 2S5

Tuesday, 15 Nov 2016 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM



Assumption Catholic Cemetery

6933 Tomken Rd, Mississauga, ON, CANADA, L5T 1M4






+ Luis Pereira
Fri Nov 11 10:12:04

Mississauga Canada.  It is with sadness, The Pereira family announce the death of their Husband/Father Luis Pereira who passed away peacefully on Friday November 11, 2016.

 Luis was 93 and was born on January 7, 1923 in Nairobi, Kenya, originally from Nagoa, Goa. Beloved Husband of Olive Pereira. Cherished Father of Lorensa (Philip), Jenifa (Aggie ), Monica and Zamira. Loving Grandfather to Melissa Ferrao, Kelvin Ferrao and Gavin D'Mello.

 Brother to the late Bernadine (late Peter) Remedios, Mary (late Charles ) D'Souza, late Inacin (late George) Pereira, late Annie (late Clifford Rodrigues) and Rosa. Brother-in law to Leo (Astrid) D'souza.

 Uncle of late Maria (Basil) D' Mello, Sarah (Gabriel D'souza). Ceasar (Doris) D'souza, Marie (Consti) D'souza, John (Judy) Pereira, Jane Pereira, Tristan (Louise) D'souza and Jeron D'souza.

 Visitation will be held on Monday, November 14, 2016 between the hours of 2:00pm and 4:00pm and 7:00pm to 9:00pm at:


The Simple Alternative 1535 South Gateway Road Mississauga, ON L4W 5J1 (905) 602-1580

The Funeral Service will be held at St. Martins of Tours Church, 1290 McBride Ave Mississauga ON L5C 1L1 on Monday November 15, 2016 at 10.30am to be followed by a private cremation for the family.

In lieu of flowers a donation may be made to the Heart & Stroke foundation of Canada.

Online condolences can be sent to


+Ethel Antao
Wed Nov 02 11:03:28

Ethel Antao, born Aug 14, 1936 in Dar-es-Salaam, passed away suddenly but peacefully surrounded by her family on Oct 13, 2016 in Surrey, UK.


Beloved wife of Eric, adored mother of Errol (Karen) and Edmund, proud and loving grandmother of Isla, sister of the late Nita (John) DeSouza, Canada; Helen (Vince) DeSouza, England; late Theo (Melanie) DeLima, Canada; sister in law of Anita (late Socorro) Carvalho, Canada; late Letticia (Joaquim) Vaz, Goa; late Joe (Mary) Antao, Nairobi; late Piadade (Ben) Rodrigues, Goa; Paulina (Peter) Almeida, Goa; Julie Gurjao, Goa; Lucy (Tony) Rodrigues, Germany; Philomena Antao, Dar-es-Salaam; late Cecilia (Agnelo) DeSouza, Dubai and late Vincent Antao, Dar-es-Salaam as well as many nieces and nephews.


Ethel will be laid to rest on Nov 7, 2016 at 11:00 at St. Mary’s Church, Guildford GU2 8BP followed by a Committal Service at Guildford Crematorium, GU7 3DB.


In lieu of flowers and for those who wish to make a donation, these may be made to the Salesian Missions of the Shrine of Don Bosco’s Madonna (

 Online condolences can be sent to Eric at

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