Teresa Goncalves (nee Vilaca)

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Teresa Goncalves on Monday, March 22, 2021. She was born on September 7, 1940 in Braga, Portugal.

She married Manuel Goncalves and came to Canada on May 28, 1971.

She is survived by her children Carlos, David and John. Her daughter-in-laws Susan and Antonietta and grandchildren, Julia, Johnny and Samantha Goncalves.

After a lengthy battle with Parkinson's disease, Teresa passed peacefully. She will forever be remembered for her kind hearted nature. Her love of family was an inspiration to all who knew her.

Mom, we will forever miss your beautiful smile, your immense devotion to your family and your never-ending patience. you were always there for us whenever we needed you.

Your passing has left a void in our hearts, but we all know that you are in a better place now.

It's not goodbye, it's "Til we meet again!"

Due to the current Covid - 19 restrictions in Toronto that allow a maximum number of guests to attend a funeral, the service details will be kept private and attendance will be by invite-only.

The family thanks you for your support and understanding during this challenging time.



Burial / Entombment / Cremation


March 25, 2021
Salvo & Viviana Galardini
Our deepest condolences to the family for your loss. May she Rest In Peace and may you all find comfort. Salvo & Viviana Galardini
March 25, 2021
Our Deepest Condolences to the family. Vilaca kndness and warm smile will always be remembered. A mothers love and memories we keep close to our heart and help us heal. Rest In Peace Vilaca DeFilippis Family