It is with immense sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Proud mother of John and wife Kim, Vince and wife Jane. Cherished grandmother of Amanda, Jeremy, Diana, Nicholas and Michael. Maria is also survived by her sister Ann (late Mike Maltese), Esther (late Al Marszalec) and her late brother Michael. Her memory will also live on in the many nieces and nephews and extended family she leaves behind. Visiting will be held at WINDSOR CHAPEL (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. 519-253-7234 on Wednesday, September 27, 2017 from 3-5 pm and 7-9 pm. Parish prayers to be held Wednesday at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, September 28, 2017 at Good Shepherd Parish (462 Advance Blvd, Lakeshore, Ontario) at 10:30 a.m. Cremation to follow. Online condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at

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