January 7, 1941 – November 12, 2020
“Then the righteous will shine forth as the sun in the kingdom of their Father”. (Matthew 13:43)
Aida Bishai, reposed peacefully in the Lord on Thursday November 12, 2020 at the age of 79
Born on Orthodox Christmas day, January 7, 1941 to Farid Abdelmessih Bishai and Emilie Khoury in Damanhour, Egypt, Aida will be missed by her husband of 59 years Adly El Masry, her children Sami El-Masry and Reverend Father Tadros El-Masry (Myriam Ghobriel), her loving grandchildren Magdalina, Mark, Julianna, Monica, and Alexandre El-Masry, her brothers Adel Bishai (Magda) and Mohsen Bishai (Mona), and her nephews and nieces; Peter (Aubrey), Alfred (Tania), Edward (Ana), Nancy (Levon), Sandra (Hugo), and Marc (Emmanuelle), her dear cousins, relatives, and friends in Canada, Egypt, Australia, USA, and everywhere.
Aida was an angel that walked this earth, lived peacefully, was peaceful in her illness, and returned to her creator in peace and serenity.
The family appreciates the love and care of all those who visited Aida at the nursing home where she has been for the last 10 years. Special thanks to the servants of Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church and to the Marcelle Ferron Nursing Home administration and personnel.
Due to the circumstances, a restricted funeral prayer will be held on Wednesday, November 18th, 2020 at 12 Noon
at Virgin Mary Coptic Orthodox Church
6100 Grande Allée, Saint-Hubert, J3Y 1B4, Québec, Canada
The prayers will be broadcasted on the church YouTube channel https://www.youtube.com/user/virginmarymtl/live
The family is grateful to All, for your thoughts and condolences and to those who cannot be present in person. The Lord bless you
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
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November 15, 2020
We were saddened to hear of Aida's departure. May God rest her soul. Her angelic nature and beautiful bright smile will be greatly missed. The last time I saw Aida was about 20 years ago when we received a call from Adly and Aida from JFK airport. Their flight was cancelled and rescheduled for the next day. What a wonderful surprise that was as we spent time together at our house on Long Island, NY.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Adly, Sami, Abouna Tadros and families. May God fill your hearts with His peace.
All my siblings send you their condolences.
Love, Laila Azmy Elmasry