With deep sadness, we inform the passing of GOA NSW member Joe Gonsalves, who was called to his heavenly abode on 13th June 2017.José (JOE) Gonsalves was born on 24th February 1933 (ex-Mombasa and Nairobi, Kenya). He lost a tremendous battle with Alzheimer’s. Joe fought so hard, long after he lost the ability to recognise family and friends.Beloved husband of Natty and father to Jocelyn, Sharlyn, Tashlyn/Joshua and grandfather to Jonah. Joe’s parents were the late Josino and Violante Gonsalves (Navelim). Brother of late Phyllis/late Francis, late Sophie/late Walter and Monica/late Neves.Funeral arrangements: The funeral will take place on Saturday, June 17 at 11am at Mary Mother of Mercy Chapel, Barnet Avenue, Rookwood 2141 NSW.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate if donations could be made to Alzheimer’s Australiahttps://www.fightdementia.org.
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May his soul rest in peace, Amen.