1937 - 2016


It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of

Manuel Sampaio on November 22nd, 2016 at the age of 79.

Beloved husband of late Deotilde Pereira Melo and son of late Maria da Conceicào Espinola and late José Francisco Sampaio  He leaves behind his four sons: Fernando, Paul (Sandra Lopes), Alberto (Natasha Arvisais) and Dave (Sandra Pacheco); his eight grandchildren: Selena, Tyler, Nicolas, Vanessa, Damien, Jacob, Angelina Lise and Mason.  He also leaves his brother Alberto (Irene); his sisters-in-law: Luciana Silva (Jose Silva), Liana Aurora (Antonio Aurora); his brother-in-law Joào Melo (Almerinda Melo); his godchild Maria Rocha (Joào Rocha) as well as many friends.  He was predeceased by his brothers: José and Antonio.

Visitations will be held at LA COOPÉRATIVE FUNÉRAIRE DE L’OUTAOUAIS, 95 Cité-des-Jeunes Blvd, in Gatineau (Hull sector), on Tuesday November 29, 2016 from 8:00am to 11:30 am . The funeral service will follow at 12 noon at St-Esprit Church, 13 Ste- Bernadette Street in Gatineau (Hull sector). 

For those who wish to do so, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated .

The family wishes to thank the  Civic Hospital of Ottawa staff for their support and for their good care.

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My heartfelt sympathies go out to you Fernando and the kids as well as to your brothers Dave, Paul, Albert and all of your extended family. I am so sorry for the loss and sorrow you all have had to endure this past month. May you find peace in the days and months to come as you hold on to each other and cherish the wonderful memories of your beloved Mom and Dad. Rest in peace M. Sampaio. Xo

Anne-Louise Richards, November 28, 2016

Sampaio family

Sending our sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.

Rene Beaudry and family

Rene Beaudry , December 1, 2016

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