With sadness, we announce the passing of our beloved mother and Vavo on January 30, 2021 at Middlechurch Nursing Home at the age of 76.
Maria was predeceased by her parents Antonio Bento and Jacinta Esteireiro, and husband Manual De Ponte Branquinho in 2002.
Maria is survived by sons John (Carin) Branquinho, Tony (Emily) Branquinho, daughter Mariah (Richard) Dakers, grandchildren Branden ,Steven, Michael, Nicholas, Makayla, and Jake (Danita) Wasylenko, great grandchildren Selena, Isabella, and Isaac, as well as common-law spouse John Craveiro.
We are forever grateful to the care and compassion shown to our mother by the staff at Middlechurch.
Funeral service will take place on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at 1:00 PM at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1442 Main Street. Interment will follow at Assumption Cemetery. For those unable to attend the service, a livestream will be available on Maria’s obituary page on www.cropo.com.