CALLEGARI, Edith Candida


Edith Candida CallegariIt is with profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of the strong and loving matriarch of our family, in her 99th year at the Algoma Residential Community Hospice on Tuesday, September 8, 2015.

Beloved wife of the late Guerino (Frank) 1964. Edie was the daughter of the late Joseph and Santa Mancuso. Much loved mother of Marie and Vincent (Jim) Brunetta and Corrine and David Jones. Cherished Nona of Vincent Brunetta (Kelly), Michael Brunetta (Jenn), Adam Jones (Kelly), and Lucas Jones (Kelly). Proud Great Nona of Jenna, Kayla, Justin, Jaden, Cole, Carys, and Angus. Predeceased by all her siblings and in-laws; Pat (Bessie), Frank, Mary Campbell, Sam, Helen Chiarelli (Victor), and Albert (Ann). Also predeceased by her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law; Art Callegari (Melina), Rose, Angie Bertolo (Sam), and Dora Dragicevic (Tony). As the last aunt of the Mancuso and Callegari families, she will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews.

Our Mom loved our family unconditionally. We will remember the lessons she taught us and we will miss her.

Thank you for the gentle care provided to our Mother at Pathways and at ARCH in her final days.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 9:30 until 11:30. Funeral service to follow in the chapel at 12 pm. Rev. Ron Ambeault officiating.

Memorial contributions to ARCH or St. Veronica’s Parish would be appreciated by the family.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at

I have fought the good fight to the end; I have run the race to the finish; I have kept the faith.
(2 Timothy)