DO ALAMO, Manuel Coelho
Passed away peacefully at Chartwell Resthaven Long Term Care in Aurora, on Wednesday June 9th, 2021 in his 84th year. Loving husband of 58 years to Cecilia Odete (née Espinola Cota). Beloved father of Victor and his wife Rosa. Proud grandfather of Christina, Jennifer, and Stephanie. Great-grandfather of Aidan, Adalyn, Lily and Claire. Survived by his brother Luciano, sisters Bernadette, Noemia, Cecilia, Laurinda, Sofia, Lucia, and predeceased by Francisca and Maria. Son of the late Manuel Coelho and Maria de Jesus. Manuel was born on September 29th, 1936 in Terceira, Azores, Portugal. In Terceira, he enjoyed his career as a bus driver on the island and made many lifelong friends. Immigrated to Canada with his wife and son in 1969, he continued to drive for a living until his retirement. His many hobbies included wine-making and gardening. His fig trees and grapes were his pride and joy. He enjoyed watching tourada a corda events (running of the bulls). He cherished his time with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held at St. John Chrysostom Church, 432 Ontario Street, Newmarket, on Monday, June, 14th 2021, at 11 am followed by interment at St. John Cemetery at 250 Main Street North. There will be no visitation at the funeral home. If you would like to attend the Funeral Mass, please RSVP via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone, 905-895-6631. You must provide your full name, the full names of anyone attending with you as well as a phone number. Due to COVID restrictions, space is limited.
For those unable to attend, the Funeral Mass will be live streamed. Click Here to Watch Service
Special thanks to the caring staff at Southlake Hospital and Chartwell Resthaven Aurora Long Term Care.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Manuel can be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada. Online condolences may be made at www.roadhouseandrose.com
Wednesday June 9th 2021
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Manuel Alves do Alamo Wednesday June 9th 2021..
Décès pour la Ville:Newmarket, Province: Ontario