With great sadness we announce the passing of Margarida Silveira on January 9, 2013 at the age of 92 years. She is predeceased by husband Antonio. She is survived by her loving family, daughter Maggie (Jose); son Joe; grandchildren Melissa (Ken), Anthony (Jolene), Zealia (Augustinho); great-grandchildren True, Estella, Brock, Keighlib, Amanda, and Elizabeth; and many friends. Funeral service will be held 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, January 15, 2013 at Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel 4276 Hastings St. Burnaby, BC. Interment to follow at Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, BC. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to New Vista Care Centre.