Maria Azevedo

Obituary of Maria Ines Azevedo


Maria Ines Armas Nunes Azevedo

Born October 16, 1938 in Flores, Açores


Maria Ines Armas Nunes Azevedo was placed into the arms of the Lord passing peacefully on Wednesday, January 11th, 2023 in her 84th year at University Hospital.


Loving wife of the late Jose Azevedo (2000).


Maria Ines will be remembered as a loving, hardworking and generous mother to her daughter Marlene and son-in-law, Al Melo. She cherished the time spent with her grandchildren Janine (Jeremy) Van Bommel and Patrick Melo. Maria was always grateful and thrilled to recently share special moments with her great granddaughter Brynn Van Bommel. She was proud to see four generations of her family come together. Mother of Alvin (Liesa) and grandmother to Kali, Kolbi and Shelbi.


She was predeceased by her parents Maria Jose Armas and Jose Antonio Nunes and her siblings Jose (Germana) Nunes, Maria (Luis) Pimentel, Luis (Lucy) Nunes and Antonio (Maria) Nunes. Survived by sister-in-law Almerinda (Jose) Goncalves, Conçeicao (Jose Antonio) Sousa and Lourdes (Francisco) Azevedo and many nieces and nephews.


A special thank you to her selfless personal support worker, Blanca who cared for her for many years making it possible for Maria Ines to live comfortably and safely with her family.


A Visitation will take place at DENNING’S OF STRATHROY on Sunday, January 15th,  2023 from 2:00-4:00pm. A Mass of Christian Burial will take place the following day on Monday, January 16th, 2023 at 10:00am at ALL SAINTS ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH. Interment to follow at All Saints Roman Catholic Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy donations to The Heart and Stroke Foundation or Diabetes Canada would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences and donations may be made at

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