Zelia Avelar

Obituary of Zelia de Freitas Avelar



1931- 2021


It is with heart felt sadness that the family of Zelia Avelar announces her passing at Middlesex Terrace on January 28th, 2021 at the age of 89. Loving mother of John (Maria) Avelar and Joe (Olga) Avelar. Proud and loving avo of Chris, Jennifer, Joshua and Noah. Survived by her sisters Livia Arsenijevic and Maria Melo. She will be missed by several nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.


A private family service will be held at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY on February 1st, 2021 with interment to follow at All Saints Roman Catholic Cemetery. A livestream of the service can be viewed by clicking here.  As an expression of sympathy donations to a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be made at www.strathroyfuneralhome.com.

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