It is with great sadness that the family of Maria Isabel DeNobrega announce her passing at the age of 88 due to a short and courageous battle with cancer at Trillium Hospital on September 4th, 2021.
She was born November 8, 1932 in Canico, Madeira, Portugal and was the daughter of the late Jose and Elisa Fernandes. She was a sister to the late Jose (Louisa) and Manuel (Maria). She is predeceased by her sisters, Beatrice (Jose), Graca (Armando) and Angela (Lino).
She will be reuniting with her loving husband Jose Pedro DeNobrega of 48 years, whom she met at church, in Madeira.
Maria Isabel is survived by her children, Julio and Norbert (Lucy). She was a proud grandmother to her granddaughters Jessica, Elisa (Daniel), Krista (Steven), Brittany, Kyla (Matt) and four great grand children - Mariah, Alexia, Xavier and Luca.
Her strong spirit will live on through all of those who knew and loved her, and we will honour her memory always.
A private visitation will be held on Tuesday, September 7 at Turner and Porter at 2180 Hurontario St, Mississauga ON.
Funeral service will be held on Wednesday, September 8 at Cristo Rei Church at 3495 Confederation Pkwy.
Due to the restrictions still in place surrounding COVID-19, attendance at the visitation is limited; to register please copy and paste the following link: