Peacefully passed away at the Extendicare Maple View Nursing Home on Thursday, January 5, 2017 in his 94th year surrounded by family.
Dearest husband of the late Emma for 67 years. Son of the late Alberto and Erminia Novello Son-in-law of the late Louisa and Salvatore Stefano. Cherished father of Albert (Joanne), Santo (Darlene), Mario (Carmela), Pasquale (Anna) and Joe (Liana). Loved Nonno of Nancy (Rony), Paul (Amanda), Melanie (Devon), Kate (Rob), Cindy, Christina (Mike), Frank (Amy), Melissa (Ian), Stephen (Paige), Matthew (friend Chantel), Caitlin and Mikayla (in heaven). Adored great grandfather of Ethan, Evan, Camy, Danika, Reece, Brynn, Sophie, Reid and Connor. He is survived by one sister Antonietta in Brazil. Predeceased by many brothers, sisters, brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law in Italy, Brazil and Sault Ste. Marie.
Dad found great pride in his time spent making salami with his boys at this time of the year.
Friends may visit at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Sunday, January 8, 2017 from 6-9 pm. Funeral Mass to be celebrated on Monday, January 9, 2017 at St. Gregory’s Catholic Church at 12 pm. Rev. Alex Saurianthadathil officiating. Entombment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Many thanks to all the staff at Maple View (2nd Floor Ranger Lake) for their love and care of our father!
Memorial contributions to ARCH or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com