TUZ, Damaris Garcia Carles
Our beloved Damaris, born to Zacarias and Rosario on June 26, 1930, passed peacefully from this world on October 23, 2013 in Windsor, Ontario. Damaris was born in Denia, Spain. Her family left Spain for England during the Spanish civil war and eventually settled in Canada. Damaris is gifted as both a vocal and visual artist. She has a passion for learning that has earned her 2 university degrees. Damaris is cherished by her 5 children: Matthew, Elizabeth, Philip, James and Mark, for whom her greatest achievement is as a loving and caring mother. Damaris has 5 sisters: Debora, Dorcas, Drusila, Diana and Dionisia; and 7 grandchildren: Aimee-Lynn, Matthew Jr., Mary, Jacquelyn, Nicole, Jamie and Courtney; and 3 great-grandchildren: Mackenzie, Lilith and Ethan. So loved is Damaris that her wonderful spirit will always be present within our hearts. A family ceremony will be held as Damaris is interred at the St. James Cemetery in Toronto. Friends are invited to celebrate her life by planting a flower in their gardens. Kindly express your condolences at: legacy.com and remembering.ca.
Published in The Windsor Star on Oct. 26, 2013