It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Manuel P. da Silva. Manuel passed away peacefully at home on October 31st after a courageous battle with cancer at the age of 90. Manuel is predeceased by his loving and devoted wife, Carmen. He was a dedicated Father to Maria (Rob), Linda, Elizabeth and Jen (Tony). He was a proud Avô and will be missed tremendously by his beloved Grandchildren – Angelina, Daniel, Noah, Anthony, Alexander, Laura, Ava and Abigail.
Manuel was a hardworking and passionate man who had a love for animals, soccer, his garden and his family – especially his grandchildren. His beautiful flower gardens, thriving vegetable garden and love for sitting on his porch watching the world go by will always be remembered fondly by all who knew him.
Visitation will be held on Sunday November 5th from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the G. H. Hogle Funeral Home, 63 Mimico Ave, Etobicoke, ON. Funeral Mass will take place on Monday November 6th at 10:00 a.m. at St. Ambrose Church, 782 Browns Line, Etobicoke, ON. Manuel will be laid to rest at Park Lawn Cemetary, 2845 Bloor St W, Etobicoke, ON following the Mass.
In lieu of flowers, donations are welcome in memory of Manuel to The Dorothy Ley Hospice, 220 Sherway Dr, Etobicoke, ON.