Maria Banda

6 March, 193330 April, 2021

Passed away at Freeport Hospital on Friday, April 30, 2021 at the age of 88 years.

Beloved wife of Jonel Banda. Dear mother of Simon (Doina), Nelu (Maria), and Doina Vojin (Josif). Loved grandmother of Dennis, Michael, Mary, Steven, Chris, Daniel, Violeta, and Sabrina. Also remembered by 15 great grandchildren. Predeceased by her sister Ana and her brother-in-law Konstantin.

Maria's family will receive relatives and friends at Westmount Memorial Celebration Centre, 1001 Ottawa St. S., Kitchener, (519-743-8900), on Monday, May 3, 2021, from 4 - 8 p.m. Please note: In order to attend the visitation, you must register in advance at:

A private funeral service, by invitation only, will be held by the family with interment to follow at Williamsburg Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations would be appreciated to St. John The Baptist Romanian Orthodox Church, 2150 Bleams Rd., Kitchener, ON N2E 3Y1. Online condolences at


  • Visitation

    Monday, 3 May , 2021

  • A private funeral service, by invitation only, will be held by the family.

    Tuesday, 4 May , 2021


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Nora Radu

3 May 2021

Our condolences to the entire Banda family. She will always be remembered as a gentle and beautiful person. May God rest her soul in Peace! Dumnezeu sa o odihneasca cu cei drepti!πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ»πŸ™πŸ» Familia John si Nora RADU.

Zehr Group

3 May 2021

Thinking of you and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember Maria.”

Dan Miklja

2 May 2021

Our deepest condolences go out to the entire Banda family. Mama Ceica will be dearly missed by all who knew her. She was a petite woman with the biggest, most loving heart. Rest in peace Mama Ceica, we will miss you!