It is with deep sorrow that the family announces the passing of Manuel at the age of 88 on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

Manuel was predeceased by his wife Maria. He will be lovingly remembered and deeply missed by his children, Alvaro (Aicida), Arthur (Kim), Lino (Ana), Mariano (Elaine), Rosa (Joe), Eusebio (Karen) and Nelson, as well as many grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.

The family would like to thank the staff of Seven Oaks Hospital for the care they gave to Manuel.

Prayers will be held on Friday, April 21 at 8:00 p.m. at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main St. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, April 22 at 10:00 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Roman Catholic Church, 181 Austin St. N. Entombment to follow in Queen of Heaven Mausoleum.

Manuel and Maria are together once again, as they were reunited in Heaven forever on Maria’s birthday.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Manuel’s memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.

Forever in Our Hearts