ROVINELLI, Adua (nee Orazietti)


It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Adua Rovinelli on December 20, 2018 at the F. J. Davey Home.

Devoted wife of the late Tarcisio.

Daughter of the late Aldagisia (Ugacionni) and Arturo Orazietti of Fano Italy.

Beloved sister to Oscar (Sharon) Orazietti, Edera Speransini (Luciano) and Graziano Orazietti (Marisa) of Fano Italy.

Adua was much loved aunt to Oscar Orazietti (Alana), Andrea Orazietti, Adam Orazietti (Ashley), Maurina Murillo (Robert), Dean and Massimo Rovinelli, Isabella Jackson (Adam), Sabrina Speranzini, David and Georgia Orazietti and special great aunt to many. Adua came to Canada to marry her sweetheart Tarcisio in 1956.

She worked as a seamstress tailor her whole life, but gardening and family were her passion.

Family and friends may call at O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre (215 St. James St.) on Thursday January 3, 2019 from 9:00am-10:30am. Funeral Mass to follow at St. Jerome’s Parish (26 Carmel) at 11:00am with Father Pat Woods officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre.

The family would like to thank the F. J. Davey Home Doctors, nurses and staff for the care given to Adua.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Sault Ste Marie Alzheimer’s Society. Expressions of sympathy and condolences available online at,