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De Melo, Maria Jose (née Paiva) (Died)
appeared in Sentinel Review, 19 Oct 2015, A, p. 9, column 8
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DE MELO, Maria Jose (née Paiva) - November 10, 1930 - October 17, 2015, at the age of 84. Died suddenly, on Saturday, October 17, 2015, in her Woodstock home. Maria was born in Ribeira Grande, Azores, Portugal. She immigrated in June 1956 with eldest daughter, Mary to join her husband, Januario de Melo (predeceased 1993). Also predeceased by her goddaughter Janice de Melo (2010). Survived by her sister, Urania Anselmo and brother-in-law, Deciderio de Melo. Survived by her children, Mary (Henrique) Sebastiao, Jimmy (Mary) de Melo, Maria (Michael) Marshall, Tony (Monique) de Melo and Susan (Robert) Giles. She is the proud grandmother of 15 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. To honor our Mother's request we invite you to join the celebration of Life Mass at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 1420 Devonshire Avenue, Woodstock, ON, on Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 at 11:00 am. In lieu of visitation, we ask that you take time to visit and be present with your family and friends and offer an act of kindness in memory of Maria. In lieu of flowers, please offer your prayers. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to SMITH-LEROY FUNERAL HOME 519 537 3611 online condolences may be made at www.smithleroy.com

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19 Oct 2015
Date Of Event
17 Oct 2015
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De Melo
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.13339 Longitude: -80.7497
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De Melo, Maria Jose (née Paiva) (Died)