Peacefully at L.H.S.C. University Hospital on Wednesday, January 28th, 2015, Maria Dos Anjos Ponte in her 81st year. Beloved wife of the Late Jose Ponte (2003). Loving mother of Lucia (Mike) Ponte-Ferreira, and Luis (Sandra) Ponte. Caring Vavo of her two granddaughters Megan and Milena. Dear sister of Maria da Luz of Fall River, Massachusetts and Jose of S. Miguel, and the Late Manuel, Daniel, Diolinda and Maria do Carmo all of S. Miguel. Maria will be fondly remembered by her many family members, nieces, nephews and friends. Family and friends will be received at Dennings of Strathroy, 32 Metcalfe Street West, on Thursday from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. A Funeral Mass will be held at All Saints Roman Catholic Church, Strathroy on Friday morning at 11am. Interment to follow in All Saints Cemetery. Parish prayers will be held Thursday evening at 7:30 pm. Donations in Maria’s memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.