Mr. Manuel Silva Bettencourt, beloved husband of Delminda of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, January 30, 2005 at the age of 79 years.
Manuel was born on April 6, 1925 in Graciosa Azores, Portugal and came to Canada on May 4, 1967. Manuel and Delminda were married for fifty-four years.
Besides his loving wife Delminda, Manuel is survived by his son John Bettencourt; grandchildren, Jamie and Cristal; brothers, Ermelindo, Jose, Antero, Albano, and David; sisters, Maria, Edwuina, Eugenia, Delfina, Ondina and Zulmira; as well as numerous nieces and nephews in Canada and the United States. Manuel was predeceased by his father, Joao and his mother Delfina; brothers Raimondo and Joao; and sister Armandina.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E.) on Friday, February 4, 2005 at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E.) on Saturday, February 5, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Clauber Pereira Lima, Presider. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to thank Dr. Coppola and the staff on Unit 73 at the Rockyview General Hospital
In living memory of Manuel Bettencourt, a tree will be planted at Nose Creek Valley by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences