CUGLIETTA, Serafina (nee Gagliardi)


Serafina CugliettaPassed away into the arms of the Holy Father and her Saint San Francesco di Paolo on Thursday, January 8, 2015 after a long and courageous battle with cancer at the age of 69.

Predeceased by her loving parents Fortunato & Maria Gagliardi. Beloved wife of Ortenzio Cuglietta. Cherished mother and now angel to her five children; Franco (Tammy), Lina, Gino (Cathy), Marcello (Mary-Jo) and Luciano (Marnie). Adored sister to Antonio of Italy, Giovanni (Domenica) of Sault Ste. Marie, Mirella (Michael) of France, Lidia (Aldo) and Settimio (Laura) of Italy. Bella Nona to her grandchildren; Jasmine, Felisha, Alysha, Rebecca, Josh, Bryanna, Reilly and Kaelan. Loved by many nieces, nephews, cousins, close friends and neighbours.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Wednesday, January 14, 2015 from 10 am to 1:30 pm. Funeral service in the chapel at 2:30 pm. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum

In lieu of flowers Serafina requested donations to be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation or Algoma Residential Community Hospice.

A special note of gratitude to her niece Ida & Max Bevilacqua and Nino Cuglietta who cared for her during her struggle for many years in Toronto.

Thank you to Dr. Buehner, Dr. Spadafora, Diane Taylor and our nurses Marney and Michelle.

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