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It is with sadness that the family of Armando Azevedo announces his passing, at age 65, on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at La Verendrye Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.

Armando was born in Calheitas, Azores on June 22, 1953 to Jose Augusto Oliveira Azevedo and Rosalia Brasil Oliveira.

On Nov 20, 1976, he was united in marriage to his love, Maria Ferreira, and then moved to Canada.

He is survived by one son, Marco Azevedo (Jody), two daughters, Elizabeth Haglin (Danny) and Jennifer Azevedo (Ritch Lapointe) and their mother Maria (Stuart Daw); and his beloved grandchildren, Dawson, Preston, and Mackenzie Azevedo, and Alisha and Faith Haglin.

Armando also leaves his oldest sister, Fatima Paiva; and his 10 nephews and nieces who live in San Jorge, Azores.

Armando loved fishing and camping. He always will be remembered by his crazy stories of all his adventures.

Armando`s greatest joy was his grandchildren and seeing his family together.

He was a very hard worker and supported his family doing what he loved, which was construction/carpentry.

A funeral mass was held on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Emo, Ont., with Fr. Thomas officiating.

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