Teresa Sousa Alves of Wallaceburg and formerly of Aboim da Nobrega, Portugal, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Fairfield Park in Wallaceburg on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at the age of 93.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Joaquim Olivera Alves in 2006. Cherished mother & mother-in-law of: Maria & Fernando Coelho & their children Nelson, David & Beth, Jennifer & Ryan; Manuel & Virginia Alves & their children John & Sherry, Daniel & Nicole and Sergio & Candace; Jose Alves & his son Jason; Rosa & Steve Gazarek & their children Tracy & Jaramie, Tina & Mark; the late infant son Joao, Dolores & Alipio Figueiredo & their children Nancy & Fernando, Dennis & Andrea; Linda & Joe Fernandes & their children Marco & Melissa, Sarah & Sean and Steven & Connie; the late Helen VanDamme 2011 (Kevin) and their children Eric and Vanessa & Derek. Mary Lou & Ray Racz & their children Amy, Craig and Emily; Tony Alves & Lisa. Great grandmother of 27 great grandchildren. Sister of Jose (deceased) Joao (deceased) Rita, Avelino, Maria, Antonio and Rosa (deceased). And Many beloved nephews and nieces.
The family will receive relatives and friends at the HAYCOCK-CAVANAGH FUNERAL HOME, 409 Nelson Street in Wallaceburg from 2-4 & 7-9 pm on Friday. The Funeral Mass of the Resurrection will be celebrated at Holy Family Church on Saturday, February 15 at 11 AM. Interment to follow at Riverview Cemetery. If desired, remembrances to the Canadian Food for Children or Holy Family Church may be left at the funeral home 519.627.3231. Online tributes may be left at www.CavanaghFuneralHome.ca