SALDANHA, Ofelia Osorio – Passed away peacefully at Brantford General Hospital, Brantford, Ontario on Sunday April 15, 2012.  Beloved wife of the late Cupertino. Loving mother of Roy and daughter-in-law of  Grace. Beloved daughter of the late Dr. Franklin Silva and Maria Adelaide Goncalves De Silva  Dear sister of Eugenia De Sa (late Franklin De Sa), and late Maria Adelaide De Silva (Jack Mendes ), Anita Mendes (Corsino Raymond Mendes). Will be sadly missed by sister -in-law Zita Osorio Saldanha  (late Mario Osorio Saldanha). Will be missed by all relatives,  nieces, nephews and friends. Roy would  also especially like to thank Grace for looking after his mom 24 / 7 with patience and love that will never be forgotten, and all the nieces and friends that visited his mom in time of need and help.   Will be sadly missed by the members of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church, especially Fr. Jim Hannah & Irene. The family would like to personally thank Brantford General Hospital D5 Critical Care – Charlotte, Linda and Monica involved in her care, and long-time family physician Dr. Matthews. The family will receive friends at the Beckett – Glaves Family Funeral Centre 88 Brant Street Brantford, Ontario, from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 19, 2012 and from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20, 2012.
Mass will be celebrated at OUR LADY OF PERPETUAL HELP CHURCH, 78 Clifton Road Toronto, Ontario on Saturday, April 21, 2012 at 11 a.m.   Cremation. If desired, donations in memory of Ofelia may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation. Condolences and memories may be forwarded through Beckett – Glaves Family Funeral Centre, at

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