Belmiro (Bill) Pires

PIRES, BELMIRO (BILL)

 

Went to be with the Lord on Saturday, September 7, 2013

at the age of 79.  Survived

by his loving wife Isabel of 58 years; three sons: Roger Pires (Debbie) of Victoria, Joe Pires (Lora) of Kelowna, Gilbert Pires (Christina) of Kelowna; nine grandchildren: Nicole, Dena, Danielle, Michael, Stephanie, Alysa, Alexandra, Christopher

and Ricardo; three great grandchildren: Reese, Mila and Hannah; one brother

José-Maria Pires (Adelina) of Portugal; sister Maria

Pires (Manuel) of Portugal; numerous nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law.  Predeceased by his parents.  Prayers will be recited on Thursday, September 12th at 7:00 pm at Springfield Funeral Home, 2020 Springfield Road, Kelowna, BC.  Mass of Christian Burial

on Friday, September 13th at 10:30 am at St. Theresa’s Catholic Church, 750 Rutland Road North, Kelowna, BC with interment in St. Theresa’s Catholic Cemetery.  In lieu

of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Central Okanagan Hospice Association – Hospice House, 2035 Ethel Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2Z6. 

Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.springfieldfuneralhome.com,

250-860-7077.