May 4, 1912 – Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel, Azores
September 10, 2013 – Calgary, AB
Corina Carreiro, of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at the age of 101 years.
Corina was born in Ribeira Grande, Sao Miguel, Azores and immigrated to Canada in 1974 to reside with her daughter and son-in-law, where she lived until her passing. She took great pleasure in raising her grandchildren and loved spending time with her family.
Corina is survived by her two sons and a daughter-in-law Manuel (Julia) and Jose; two daughters and sons-in-law Ortencia (Antonio) Teofilo and Conceicao (Herminio) Medeiros; thirteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren and nine great-great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by husband Jacinto in 1976; brother Manuel and daughter-in-law Cremilde.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street SE) on Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street SE) on Friday, September 13, 2013 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Good Shepherd Cemetery, Mountain View Memorial Gardens. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Corina Carreiro, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E., Calgary, AB Telephone: 403-248-8585.Print This Obituary & Condolences