DI CANDIA, Remo Nicola


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Remo in his family home on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 in his 85th year.

Beloved husband of the late Bianca. Most loving and cherished father of Linda Pekalski (Steve Fratesi), Carlo (Karen) and Brita. Proud Nonno of Paul Pekalski (Kelly), Lauren Morgan (Derek), Nick Di Candia (Megan) and Bradley Di Candia. Adoring Bisnonno of Harrison Pekalski and Rhett Morgan. Predeceased by his parents Mauro and Linda Di Candia and his brothers Fernando (Marilena) and Romolo (Pina). Also survived by many nieces and nephews in Ontario and in Italy.

Remo immigrated to Canada at age 19 where he met the love of his life Bianca. Together they raised a family here in Sault Ste. Marie and gave them a wonderful life. His family was the centre of his universe and he was happiest when sharing his life experiences with everyone. He always entertained everyone that crossed his path and made everyone feel welcome.

At Remo’s request, a private visitation was held at Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E., 705-759-2522) on Sunday, May 5, 2019. Inurnment at Holy Sepulchre Mausoleum.

Memorial contributions (payable by cheque) to A.R.C.H or to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.