Peacefully after a short illness at the Sault Area Hospital, on Wednesday September 21, 2016, Enrica Pedinelli in her 99th year.
Predeceased by her husband and best friend Loris Pedinelli. Loving mother of Angela De Poli (Chester) and Laure. Nonna of Kevin DeGasparo (Crystal), Diane Bebee (Josh), Michelle Bebee (Freddy) and Daniel Pedinelli. Great Nonna of Eric, Michael and Johnathan DeGasparo and Nadia and Aidan Bebee.
Predeceased by her parents Adel and Augustino Esposti. Sister of the late Pasquina Sartini (Joe), Maria Nardini (Pat), Eda Baldelli (Abele), Arthur Esposti (Delina), Rosa Gasparelli (Enrico). Sister-in-law of the late Eda Brunetta (Guido), Yula Walker (Alex), Emma Greco (Tony), Eva Barsanti (Cleto), Anita Bertolo (Victor), Rose, Alda Spina (Tony). Auntie Rica will be missed by her many nieces and nephews and friends.
Mom will be remembered for her kindness and generosity. She was the oldest member of the Electra Marconi Society as well as one of the oldest members of the Royal Canadian Legion, Br. 25.
Friends may call at O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre on Monday, September 26th, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Funeral Mass at Precious Blood Cathedral, 778 Queen St. E. at 11:30 a.m. with Father Hamish Currie officiating. Interment in Holy Sepulchre to follow.
The family would like to thank the staff and residence of the Great Northern Retirement Home for their care and kindness and for providing her a wonderful home — she always felt special. Thank you Dr. Jarrett, Dr. Bruni, Dr. Hemi and Dr. N. Apostle and the wonderful and caring nurses on 3B at the SAH. Thanks to Laura Fryia of ARCH for the warm and caring assessment.
In lieu of flowers donations to ARCH may be made in Mom’s name.
Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 215 St. James St, 705-759-8456. Expressions of sympathy and condolences available on-line at; www.osullivanfuneralhome.com