Obituary of RUI MANUEL CARREIRO AUGUSTO
June 9, 1964 - Nov 4, 2022
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Rui Manuel Carreiro Augusto on Friday, November 4, 2022.
Rui was predeceased by his father Serafim in 1998. Grandparents, niece Nancy, brother-in-law Ken and nephew Andrew.
Left to mourn his passing his Wife Janice, Son Tyler (Meghan), Daughter Renée. His Mother Irene, siblings: Elisabete (Dinarte), Mario, Maria, Luis, Adelia. Mother-in-law Marion, sister-in-law Kim (Larry), brother-in-law Wayne (Cory). Many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and friends.
Rui was born in Ponta Delgada, São Miguel, Açores June 9, 1964. Immigrated to Canada at age 7 with his family. He attended school in Winnipeg and graduated from Tec Voc High School, where he met the love of his life Janice 42 years ago. High school sweethearts throughout the years. Upon completing his education, he worked construction and then moved on to the City of Winnipeg Water Works Department. He then left the City to start his own Construction (Concrete) companies thru the years to present.
Rui loved his family with his whole heart, they were the center of his universe.
His love for music passed to his son he was so proud of what Tyler has accomplished. Renée was his Pumpkin, his twin. Renée’s love for cooking is from her dad. He will live on in his children.
Rui was funny and always the life of the party. He was an honest, hard-working man, a very loving person, always lending a hand to anyone that needed help.
Rui made many life long friendships thru the years. He will be forever missed.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Nov 19, 2022 at 1:00pm at Cropo Funeral Chapel, 1422 Main St. A private family interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Rui’s memory to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Manitoba.
Rest In Peace until we meet again, but for now,
Who’s the best-looking guy here and tell me why it’s me!
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