RANTA, Myrna Joyce


We are saddened to announce the passing of Myrna Joyce Ranta peacefully at home on Sunday September 24, 2017 at the age of 79.

Loving wife of Raimo Aarne Ranta.  Loving Daughter of the late George and Helen Fiacconi. Dear sister of the late Royce Fiacconi Sr. (late Barbara), and Henry Fiacconi (Elizabeth).  Dearest Aunty of Richard Fiacconi (Beverly), Royce Fiacconi Jr., Ronald Fiacconi (Gina), David Fiacconi (Tamara), Martin Fiacconi, and Jennifer  Fiacconi (Jason Thompson).  Adored Great Aunty of Chelsea (Milan), Claudio, Sierra, Jessica, Courtney, Michelle, Ryan, Zachary, Tyler.    Myrna will also be missed by her extended family and numerous friends.

Her presence will be missed by all at Villa Santa Maria.  Myrna will be remembered for her zest for life, her way of lighting up a room, sharing her love of food, and her overwhelming generosity to all.

Friends are invited to visit at the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. – 705-759-2522) on Thursday September 28, 2017 from 4:30 – 6:30 pm.  Service to follow in the chapel at 7 pm.

Memorial contributions to the SAH Renal Dialysis Fund or a charity of your choice would be greatly appreciated.

Special thank you to Dr. Shafiee, Dr. Berry and Dr. Lee, the nurses in the dialysis unit and the Red Cross for their care and compassion.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com