elevated 82q2u January 3, 1948 – October 18, 2020
elevated 82q2u Anthony Thomas D’Souza, known as Tony, passed away at the age of 72 on Sunday, October 18th, 2020, at his beloved cottage in Port Colborne, ON. Tony is survived by his wife Elizabeth, his sons Sean, Craig (Katie), and Brent (Kayley), and his five grandchildren; Christopher, Rachel, Jonah, Eric, and Shiloh. Tony was born on January 3rd, 1948, in Goa, India, to parents Rudy and Escolastica. He graduated from St. Patrick’s College in Karachi, Pakistan, with a degree in Accounting. He moved to Canada and had a passion for learning. Through many books, audiotapes, and YouTube videos, he excelled at his career as an accountant, real estate agent, and business man. He met his soul mate Elizabeth, and married her in 1977. He was the proud father of three sons; Sean, Craig, and Brent. He wanted to instill his knowledge, life lessons, and experience into anyone who would listen. He was a loving husband and father, and put his family above everything. He enjoyed gardening, exercising, aquariums, and courting his beloved wife. In between memories of his corny jokes, his family, friends, and clients will always remember him as a kind man with a heart of gold. Visitation is scheduled for Sunday, October 25th, 2020 with two viewing times; 2-4pm (family members) and 6-8pm (friends). In light of Covid, attendance in person is by invitation only, but all are welcome to celebrate Tony’s life virtually. The family would like to thank everyone for their condolences, prayers and kind words. We kindly ask not to send flowers. Donations can be sent on behalf of Tony D’Souza to the Heart and Stroke foundation. Donations can be made ‘In Memory’ at https://www.heartandstroke.ca Funeral mass will be held at St. Peter and Paul Parish, 4070 Central Pkwy E, Mississauga, ON L4Z 1T6 on Monday, October 26, 2020 at 9:30 am. Internment to follow at Assumption Catholic Cemetery, 6933 Tomken Rd. Mississauga, ON L5T 1N4
elevated 82q2u *** Please note that for anyone unable to attend physically or virtually, we invite you to pass by the D’Souza Residence between 7:00pm to 9:00pm on Monday, October 26th to pay final respects to Tony via a special “Drive-By-Blessing” candle light vigil. Please bring a small tea light candle to light and leave on the memorial area which will be set up out the front of the residence. Note this is drive-by only due to COVID-19 restrictions.***
elevated 82q2u Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, a private funeral visitation and funeral service will take place by invitation only.