Manuel Ambrosio Araujo

Manuel Ambrosio Araujo

Manuel Ambrosio Araujo

1921 – 2013

Manuel Araujo passed away peacefully at the age of 91 on Saturday, October 26, 2013 at the Foothills Medical Centre in Calgary, Alberta.

Manual was born on November 12, 1921 in Sao Miguel, Azores, Portugal, He emigrated to Canada and settled in Marysville. He is predeceased by his parents Jose and Ines Araujo his brothers John and Jose and his beloved wife Maria. Manuel is survived by his sisters Maria Carreiro and Deolinda Rodrigues, his children Agnes, Charles, Marie (Brian), Victor and Mario (Nancy), his grandchildren Daniel (Hye-Kyung), Shelley, Kevin, Jamie and Vincent and his great granddaughter Lucia.

Prayers for Manuel will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church in Kimberley on Friday, November 1, 2013 at 7:00 pm. His funeral mass will be held at Sacred Heart Catholic Church on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donation can be made in Manuel’s honour to: the East Kootenay S.P.C.A., PO Box 2, Cranbrook, British Columbia, V1C 4H6.

Arrangements entrusted to McPherson Funeral Service.

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