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72 years, passed away peacefully at her residence, on Tuesday July 22, 2014 surrounded by her family and friends. Beloved wife of Francisco. Dear mother of Alice Amaral, Mario Amaral and wife Amy. Loving “Vavo” of Dawson and Sean and loving “Vavo of the Heart” to Felicia and Brianna Oliveira. Predeceased by her parents Alzina and Luis Lopes and her brother Eugenio Lopes. Dear sister-in-law of Lucia Lopes, Maria Tavares (the late Ernesto), Filomena and Joe Pimentel, Joe and Edie Amaral. Several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends also survive. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street Leamington on Thursday 2 to 5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Alice’s life from Our Lady of the Blessed Church, Wheatley on Friday July 25, 2014 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Interment Erie Cemetery Wheatley. Parish Prayers Thursday. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Mass Intentions. Friends may send condolences or make a memorial donation online at


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