Mrs. Maria Filomena Bibiana Correa (nee Mascarenhas), lived her life with kindness, guided by her strong Christian faith and values. She was
generous always showing forgiveness to others. She attended mass daily, and believed that actions spoke louder than words. She loved to dance and sing. She was a dedicated educator, who touched the lives of many students. She taught French,
fluent in Portuguese, and was very creative. She loved gardening and to travel. She endured life's hardships with dignity and grace.
She will be missed by her loving husband of 59 years, Dr. Eric Correa, daughters Dr. Elaine Correa (Matthias Sturm), & Mrs. Yvonne Farrell (Frank Farrell), grandchildren Eric and Dominique. She is
survived by Joanita D'Souza, Dr. Leonildas Pinto, & Anthony (Concey Mascarenhas). Her relatives around the world will miss their beloved Auntie
The family would like to extend their gratitude to all the staff at St. Joseph's Villa.
Published in The Hamilton Spectator on Oct. 9, 2021.