May 19, 1920 – Praia Da, Victoria Terceira, Portugal
January 5, 2015 – Calgary, Alberta
Laura passed away peacefully in Calgary on January 5th 2015, at the age of 94.
Laura lived a long life full of family and friends that she cherished deeply. She was born May 19, 1920 in Praia da Victoria, Tereira, Azores, Portugal.
Laura is survived by her daughter Maria De Fatima Roberto (Manuel); daughter-in-law Maria Ludovina da Silva; her grandchildren Maria De Lurdes (Blaine), Nicodemos, Iria (Paulo), Irene (Walter) and Magdala (Graeme); and her great grandchildren Jennifer, Michelle, Tiago, Miguel, Zara, ZéLeandro and Amelia. She was greatly loved and will be greatly missed. She was predeceased by her husband Jose Borges da Silva and her three children Luciano Manuel, Luciana Maria and Jose Borges da Silva Jr.
Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E. Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E. Calgary, AB) on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church (4747 – 30th Street S.E.) on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Laura da Silva, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences