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Maria Alves

October 1, 1937 - August 21, 2022


Maria De Lurdes Ferreira Alves
October 1, 1937 – August 21, 2022

On Sunday, August 21, 2022, Maria Alves passed away peacefully, at the South Okanagan General Hospital in Oliver at the age of 84 years.

She will forever be remembered by her daughters, Margarida Alves (Luis), Maria Small (Phil); grandchildren, Steven Small (Chelsea), Samantha Small (Shane), Tyrone Borba and siblings Jose Felizardo, Olinda Alentejano and Gracinda Antunes

Maria was predeceased by her husband, Antonio Alves; parents, Maria Jose Ferreira, Joaquim Ferreira Felizardo; siblings, Tino Felizardo, Alvaro Felizardo.

Maria was born and raised in Silvares, Fundão, Portugal. She was a member of the CWL and the Portuguese club. She also enjoyed travelling to Portugal and Mexico. She loved crocheting, gardening, and walks with her friends, but most of all she loved spending every minute she could with her grandkids.

A Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, August 26, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. from Christ the King Catholic Church with Fr. Peter Tompkins officiating. Burial will follow in the Oliver Cemetery.

Donations are graciously accepted to the Alzheimer Society of BC.

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From: Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium Ltd.

The Nunes-Pottinger Funeral Service & Crematorium Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Margarida Wells
Relation: Sister-in law

With heartfelt sympathy for your loss. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you at this time of sorrow and pain. May time heal your heart and memories comfort your soul. May she Rest In Peace!🙏❤️

From: Bev Peterson
Relation: Work for Home Support.

I am sad to hear this news. I am lucky to have known Maria. RIP sweet lady.

From: Frank Bastin
Relation: Family friend

Our deepest condolences to the Alves family.

From: Elizabete Blonk
Relation: friend

deepest condolences to Margie and Maria and all the family

Service Schedule

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 26, 2022
Beginning at 11:00am

Christ the King Catholic Church
6044 Spartan Dr
Oliver, BC Canada V0H 1T0

6044 Spartan Dr
Oliver, BC Canada V0H 1T0

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Donations are graciously accepted to the Alzheimer Society of BC.


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