In his 90th year passed at the Sault Area Hospital with his family at his side on Tuesday, March 28, 2017.
Beloved husband of the late Mary Ann Pettalia. Loving son of the late Antonio and Maria Rosa Pettalia and son-in-law of the late Dave and Elizabeth Watson. Loving father of Peter (Janice-Lynn), David (Anna-Mae), and Mary Rose Tasz (Bill).
Proud papa of Christina (John), Scott, Stacy (Mike), A.J. (Jennifer), Jasmine (C.J.), Sachia, Amanda (Tim), William and Benjamin. Great papa of 10 and 1 great-great granddaughter.
Dear brother of the late Sosto (late Marie), late Sam (late Rose), late Frank (Elizabeth), late Rose Dyni (late John), late Mary Figliomeni, Ann Bednarz (late Ed), late Julie Barlow (late David), late Joe (late Bea), and late Carmel Porter (late Joe). Dear brother-in-law of the late Betty Trepasso (late Sam), late Jean Findlay (Tom), late Sonny “Dave” (Wilda), late Georgina Figliomeni (Frank), Shirley Friyia (late Vince), late Pat Briel (late Nick), Tom (Sharron), late Stuart (Isabelle), late Heather Procious (late Bob) and Duncan (Donna).
He will be missed by many nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are invited to visit at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Thursday, March 30, 2017 from 6 until 9 p.m. Funeral mass to be celebrated from St. Veronica’s Catholic Church on Friday, March 31, 2017 at 10 a.m. Rev. Ron Ambeault officiating. Interment Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Memorial contributions to the SAH Caner Care Fund, Algoma Lung Association or ARCH would be appreciated by the family.
Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com