Mendonca, Carmelia Amaral (nee Serodio) 84 years, passed away Monday, December 2, 2019 at the Erie Shores Healthcare. Loving wife of the late Jose Mendonca (1993). Dear mother to Mariette Hillman, Danny Mendonca, Ed Mendonca (Ruth), Debbie Porter and Cindy Holland (Bryce). Proud Vavo to Stephanie Moracci (Jeff), Stephen Hillman (Stacey), Eric Mendonca, Brittney Peralta (Jeff), Christopher Mendonca, Ian Porter, Emily Porter, Tyler Rivers and Robin Porter; Great grandmother (Vavo) to Madison Moracci, Mitchell Moracci, Late Avery Hillman, Ashton Hillman and Austin Hillman. Dear sister to Almerinda Campos (Augustino), Marcelina Riccardo and the late Lutario Serodio. Carmelia will also be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews, extended family and her dear friend Maria Freitas (Vizinha). Beloved daughter of the late Isadoro Serodio and Mary-Joe Amaral. Family and friends will be received at Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519 326-2631) on Wednesday from 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm. and Thursday, December 5, 2019 at St. Michael's Church, Leamington from 9:30 a.m until the Mass of the Resurrection at 10:30 am. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Leamington. A special thank-you is extended to the 4th floor staff at the Sun Parlor Home. Memorial donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Friends may send condolences or make a memorial donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca.