In loving memory of Maria Silva, an extraordinary woman born in Terceira, Azores, who passed away peacefully on November 27, 2023 surrounded by love. Maria was the heart and soul of her family, an exceptional wife to her beloved husband, the late Antonio Marcelino Da Silva. Cherished mother of Daniel (Toni), John (Susan) and the late Antonio (Queila). Devoted grandmother of Danielle (Steve), Amanda (Anthony), Anthony (Julie), Ashley, Olivia and Anthony. Loving great-grandmother of Abigail, Diya, Audrey, Myla, Amelia, Lucas and Sofia.
Her kitchen was a place of warmth and laughter, where she showcased her culinary talents, creating meals that brought joy to all fortunate enough to taste her dishes. Maria's love extended beyond the kitchen, ensuring her family stayed close through thick and thin. Her unwavering support and boundless affection created a home filled with warmth and love.
Maria's green thumb not only adorned her backyard with the beauty of nature but also symbolized her nurturing spirit that flourished in the hearts of her loved ones.
Her wisdom was a guiding light, offering counsel and perspective in times of joy and challenge. Maria's religious faith was an integral part of her life, providing solace and inspiration to those privileged to share in her journey.