Maria Mendonca

Obituary of Maria Mendonca

Mendonca, Maria Dos Anjos

72 years, passed away peacefully at the Leamington Mennonite Home on February 4, 2022. Daughter of Maria Ameila Dias. Beloved wife of the late Jose Mendonca for 52 years.  Loving mother of the late Paul George Mendonca, Frank Mendonca (Janice) and Jeannie Van Kempen (Tony).  Cherished Avo of Kayla (Riley), Josh, Emma and great Avo of Kashlyn, Aiden, Lennon.  Dear sister of Celina Almeida, Fatima Costa, Adelaide Botelho, and the late Elias Dias. Maria will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.  A special thank you to all of the staff of the Leamington Mennonite Home for your love, care and compassion.  Maria immigrated to Canada in the late 1960s. Maria had a huge heart, and loved her family especially her grandkids. Family was the most important aspect of her life. She touched many people and made a big impact on their lives. A private family service was held with entombment at Erie Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to St. Michael's Parish or the Leamington Mennonite Home by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631).  Share words of comfort or make a donation at www.reidfuneralhome.ca