At the Sault Area Hospital on Sunday, January 15, 2017 at the age of 97, Dalio went to be with our Lord and Saviour.

He is now reunited with his loving wife Grazia. Loving father of Tony (Serenella), Gino (Emma) and Betty Smith (Dave).

Very proud and doting grandfather of Tony (Meredith), Jennifer Vergucht (Nick), David (Wendy), Ann Marie Nuzda (Trace), Robert (Patricia), Kathryn Smith and Bryan Smith. Precious great grandfather of Ethan, Owen, Kendryn, Mia, Kaylee, Lilianna, Cayden, Brianna, Matthew, Jacob, Evan and Kyla.

Predeceased by his parents Antonio and Benedetta.  Dear brother of nine. Dalio will be dearly missed by his many nieces and nephews.

He loved gardening and spending time with his family.

Friends are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation & Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road 705-945-7758) on Friday, January 20, 2017 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.  Funeral Mass to follow at 1:00 p.m. at Our Lady of Good Counsel Parish with Father Paul Conway officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorial donations to the Sault Area Hospital Long Term Care Fund would be appreciated by the family.

Many thanks to the wonderful staff of the SAH, especially Dr. Fraser, Dr. Gravelle and Dr. Edwards, as well Darren at WeCare for their kindness, loving and compassionate care during this difficult time.