Passed away at home, surrounded by family, at the age of 104. Predeceased by her husband Ernesto and children Maria Manuela, Gualbert Eloi, Aurelio Hugenio and Gualter Ernesto. Beloved mother to Tiberio, Gabriela, Silveria (Sylvia), Juvenalia (Judy) and Annette. Proud grandmother to Nelson, Alina, Bernadette, Richard and Adriana and great-grandmother to Stephanie, Cassandra, Adam, Justine, Jocelyn and Joshua. She will be dearly missed and fondly remembered for her resilience, strength and tenacity. Funeral Service will take place on Monday February 22nd at 11:50 am EST. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada. Online condolences can be made at www.dixongarland.com. Our family would like to extend a special thank you to Polina, Suzy, Jann and Terestia at Just Like Family Home Care for the excellent home care assistance they provided for our mother.