IACOE, ANNA (Annetta)


Peacefully, surrounded by her family who she deeply loved, at the Sault Area Hospital on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, Annetta Iacoe at the age of 88.

Devoted wife, life time love and best friend of the late Emilio for 67 years. Loving mother of Maria Santelli (Frank) and Enrico (Annelise). Proud nonna of Joe Santelli (Lucy), Amy Strachan, Annetta Bacskai (Kevin) and Emilie Iacoe (Zack Kirk). Adored bis nonna to Olivia, Gabriel, Liam, Andrew and Abigail.

Daughter of the late Pietro and Cecilia Perri. Sister of Orlando Perri (Matilda), late Emilio Battiste Perri (Rose). Daughter-in-law of the late Enrico and Maria Iacoe. Sister-in-law of Michele (late Luisa), Orlando (Assunta), Erbina Bernardo (late Giovanni) and pre-deceased by Pasquale (late Adelina), Rosina Fiore (late Vincenzo), Carmella Giunti (late Antonio), Giovanni (Maria), Gennaro (Esterina) and Pietro (Adelina). Loving aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Annetta will be fondly remembered for her homemade, authentic Italian cooking, her generous heart and her selfless acts of kindness towards family and friends.

Family and friends are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road 705-945-7758) on Friday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Mass at St. Gregory’s on Saturday, February 25, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. with Father Daniele Muscolino officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum.

Memorial donations to SAH or Sault Ste. Marie Soup Kitchen would be appreciated by the family.

The family wishes to extend a sincere gratitude to the doctors, nurses and caregivers of the Emergency Department and 3B at Sault Area Hospital for their care and compassion shown towards Annetta and her family.