It is with great sadness, that we announce the peaceful passing of Jose Leandro “Joe” Oliveira, surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 89, on Saturday, December 9, 2017, at St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital. Beloved husband of Maria Alzira. Loving father of Maria De Lourdes Carvalho (Amandio), Tony Oliveira (Anne Baird) and Aida Trudell (Mike). Cherished grandfather of Tina and Jesse Melo, Bela and Frank Franz, Lena and Tom Gabriel, Michael and Candice Oliveira, Mindy and Tim Sweeney and Madisyn Trudell. Remembered by great-grandchildren Skyla, Kaydence, Brooklyn, Logan, Mason, Maddix, Rilynn, Decklyn, Taylor, Dustin and Mackenzie. Relatives and friends will be received at DENNING’S OF WEST LORNE, 202 Main Street, West Lorne (519-785-0810) on Tuesday, December 12th from 6-9 p.m. Parish prayers will be recited at the funeral home Tuesday evening at 5:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will commence at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 from St. Mary’s Catholic Parish. Interment in St. Mary’s Cemetery. If desired, donations to a charity of choice.