God called Alda Merces Freitas peacefully on March 12, 2023, at the age of 88. She will be reunited in Heaven with her loving husband Manuel Filipe. Cherished by her dear children, Elizabeth (Raffaele) and Michael. Proud Nonna/ Avó to Lisa (Thomas), Anthony (Elizabeth), Robert, Lucia and Cristiano. Adoring Bisnonna to Emma, Victoria, Lea, Otto and Hunter. Alda will always be remembered by her siblings, Maria Lourdes(George p.d), Maria Fernanda (Martinho) and Anabela (Manuel p.d). Alda will be held dear in the hearts of her family, relatives, and many friends. If so desired, donations in memory of Alda may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society of Canada.