82 years, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Leamington District Memorial Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Alfredo Fortuna. Dear mother of Maria and Joe Furtado, Jose Carlos and Espirito Santo Fortuna, Norbert and Lurdes Fortuna, Mario and Connie Fortuna. Loving grandmother of Nancy, Walter, Stacy, Helder, Scotty, Jason, Kevin, Eric, Marlene, Jessica, Victoria, A.J. and great grandmother of Nicholas, Lucas, Myah, Cyrah, Landon and Cohen. Dear sister of Antonio and the late Maria Vasconcelos. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Wednesday 2-5 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Gilberta’s life at St. Michael’s Church, 21 Elliott Street, Leamington on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 10 a.m. Fr. Patrick Beneteau officiating. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Canadian Cancer Society. Friends may share memories at

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