In Celebration of

Manuel Marques Pereira

June 14, 1930 -  February 6, 2019

Born June 14, 1930 to Herminio and Maria Marques Pereira, Aveiro Portugal
Died February 6, 2019 Toronto
Passed away in hospital after brief illness and coping with dementia in his final years.
Husband of the late Maria Augusta, loving and caring wife of sixty years. Father of Ana Rosa, Ernest (Peggy), Nancy (Antonio), Manuel and Isabel (Tony). Grandfather of Emily, Olivia and Delia. Predeceased by brothers and sisters, Laura, Marcelino, Idalina, Albino and Jose.
Among the first wave of Portuguese immigrants to Canada in the mid 1950's. Worked at various agricultural, forestry and mining jobs in rural Quebec and Ontario. Settled in Toronto and was a longtime employee of Cliffside Pipelayers Ltd. Retired age 61 and enjoyed many summers in his native Portugal.
As an expression of sympathy donations to the Alzheimer’s Society or the Heart & Stroke foundation would be greatly appreciated.


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Greg Robinson (Friend)

Entered February 8, 2019 from Toronto

Sincere condolences on your loss.

Isabel and Augusto Moita (Friends)

Entered February 10, 2019 from Caledon Ontario

Nancy, Tony, Emily and Olivia. Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Another angel in heaven looking down on you as a proud father /grandfather. May he rest in peace.

Eileen Walsh (Friend)

Entered February 12, 2019 from Paris Ontario

So very sorry for your loss, Manny, Isabel, Tony and Delia. It is never easy. Love you all


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