elevated J941I January 8, 1934 – January 8, 2024

elevated J941I Visitation
Wednesday, January 10, 2024 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated J941I Funeral Mass
Thursday, January 11, 2024 at 12:00 p.m.
Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home

elevated J941I Entombment
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
8361 Yonge Street, Thornhill, ON, L3T 2C7

elevated J941I Donations
Memorial donations made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or SickKids Foundation would be appreciated by the family.

elevated J941I Obituary
Born in Pisticci, Matera, Italy on January 8, 1934 to Cataldo Camardo and Antonia Maria Carretta.

elevated J941I Carmela was the beloved wife of the late Giovanni Panettieri, whom she married on December 20, 1950. They started their family and they were blessed with 3 Children born in Italy and one born in Canada.

elevated J941I Though she knew she would miss her family, Carmela left Italy to join her husband in Canada, in October of 1959.

elevated J941I In Canada, Carmela stayed home to raise and care for her children. She loved to cook traditional meals and homemade pastas.

elevated J941I She adored her grandchildren and great grandchildren, whom she helped raise, even in her final moments she smiled and told them she loved them. Her face lit up seeing them at her bedside.

elevated J941I Though she will be missed greatly, we are comforted knowing she will be welcomed into heaven by her darling Giovanni, her daughter Rosa and her sisters Grazia, Pasqua and Rosa.

elevated J941I Carmela was a loving mother to Maria Antonietta (John), Nick and Lucy (Ron). Cherished Nonna to Michelle (Daniel), Robert (Nadia), Stephanie and Reneè. Caring Great Grandmother to Madeleine, Julianne, Luke, Noah, Jacob, Gianluca and Charlie.

elevated J941I  Carmela’s legend, sense of family, and beautiful smile, will continue to live on in our hearts, and in our minds.

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