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elevated dRhOc It is with much love that we mourn the passing of Chiara Gratta, at the age of 91, on July 6, 2021. She rejoins her beloved husband Francesco (1999). Cherished mother of Angelina Catricala (Antonio), Domenic Gratta (Lorraine), Vittoria Gratta (Dino), Frank Gratta (Sarah), and the late Fortunato Gratta (Sylvia). Adored Nonna to Maria Catricala (Dave), Claire Bilotta (Adolfo), Elizabeth Marchese (Mario), Jenna Drawbridge (Dave), Jason Gratta (Vanessa), Mathew Quesnel (Eghosa), Jeffery Quesnel (Angela), Laura Gratta, and Zack Gratta. Much loved Nonnina to Katharine, Nathaniel, Amalia Angelina, and Emily Marie. Dear sister of Antonia Pisanti, Carla Dionne, Vincenza Catricala, Lina Laratta, and the late Giovanna Giannini, and her late brother Jim Sinopoli.
elevated dRhOc Chiara was a loving, warm and generous mother who overcame many challenges during the depression, WW2, and later with her move to Canada in the 1950s. She was a strength to her family as she raised 5 children in the small Northern Ontario town of South Porcupine. Her life centred on her family enjoying the excitement and love of her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. As well, she enjoyed the company and friendship of many other nieces, nephews, cousins, and other extended family members and friends.
elevated dRhOc In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family.
elevated dRhOc Due to Covid-19 restrictions, there will be a private funeral mass and burial on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 12 noon. To view the Funeral Mass, please click on the link below.
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To Domenic and the Gratta family
We wish you deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved mother. You are in our thoughts and prayers at this time.
On behalf of Lorraine Hill’s co-workers at ANCFSAO, we would like to send our heartfelt condolences to her and the family at this time of loss. You are all in our thoughts and prayers.
To Dominic – Angela & Family
Our deepest heartfelt sympathy and condolences.
Our hearts go out to you on the passing of your mother Chiara.
Those we love can never be more than a thought away.
For as long as there’s a memory they live in our hearts to stay.
To Vicky and your family – Cherish the memories of the beautiful soul who is your mother as she passes into the arms of those who went before her and reunites with them. Hugs to you all
Matheu accept my sympathies and condolences during this difficult time for you and your family.
I hope you will be able to draw strength and comfort from your cherished moments in this sorrowful time.
May her gentle soul rest in peaceful!
Vicky- my condolences to you and family on the passing of your beloved mother and family matriarch. May you find comfort in the wonderful memories…sending you lots of love. My prayers are with you and family.
Our deepest condolences on the loss of your mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Chiara’s smile was always so welcoming. May she rest in peace. Sincerely,
Enzo Marchese and family
My deepest condolences to all the Gratta family. She was a beautiful soul and matriarch to one of the most loving and caring families I know. May she rest now in eternal peace in God’s heavenly garden.
To the Gratta Family.
Our sincere condolences.
Although we didn’t know your mother that well, knowing three of the children she raised is certainly a tribute to her time here on earth.
My deepest condolences to the family. May she rest in peace. All my love.
– Pina Bilotta Greco
Sorry to hear about your mother. She was loving caring person. We will be thinking of you and your family during this difficult time.
Love Dina, Santo and family.
My sincere condolences to you and your family-Matthew. May the beautiful memories with her keep your hearts at this time and always.
To Domenic and the Gratta family,
Sending our sincere condolences to the family during this time of loss. May all the sweet memories of Chiara bring you solace, and may all the great moments you spent with her remind you of the love she brought into your lives. You are in our thoughts during this time.
To Domenic and the Gratta family
Sending our deepest condolences to you and your family. Please know you are in thoughts and prayers. Your love for your Mom and all the memories you created will help you get through this difficult time . The ones we love are never gone; they live within our hearts.
Sending all of our sympathies and condolences during this difficult time. She was an amazing woman and will be missed. May she Rest In Peace.
Joseph & Shade Obasuyi and family
on July 9, 2021.
Lady Vittoria Grata &
Kindly accept our heartfelt condolences on the passing of your beloved mother and grandmother, Late Mrs. Chiara Gratta. We pray that the Lord grant her gentle soul eternal rest. Amen.
Condolences to all the family may chiara RIP 🙏🙏 from her cousin Chiara Rania 🤗🤗
Dear Claire and Adolfo our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. Your grandma will be missed and she will be forever in your memories and your heart! Sincere condolences!
Prayer Intention for Chiara Gratta offered by Sergio, Dina, Sabrina, Isabella, Giuliana and Antonio Greco.
Heavenly Father, please grant an eternal rest unto Chiara Gratta the recent departed whom You took home to Your kingdom on July 6, 2021. Let perpetual shine upon her. May her soul through the mercy of God, Rest In Peace.
Lord, we need divine strength in the Gratta and Catricala families, especially for her daughter, Angelina Catricala; her granddaughters, Claire Bilotta, Maria and Elizabeth; her great-granddaughter, Amalia Angelina Bilotta. Fill their hearts with a deep sense of peace & courage and help them to accept that their dear one (Mother, Mother-in-law, Nonna, Zia) is now with you. Let this knowledge of Chiara joining you and reuniting with her late husband, Francesco in your kingdom be their source of comfort and strength.
In Jesus’ name, we pray. Amen.
We are so sorry to hear about your mum’s passing. We know it’s not an experience that one can explain, nor do we have all our questions answered, but we trust that God almighty will wrap you and your family in his loving arms and comfort you one day at a time.🫂
Please accept our deepest condolences at this time. I pray that her soul rests in perfect peace. Amen.🙏
Our sincere condolences during this difficult time. May all the warm and special memories shared bring you a forever love and comfort always. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Vincenzina Catricala, Marisa and family, Vito and family, Vittoria and family
We are so sorry to hear about this wonderful woman passing. She had a warm and generous soul, an incredible smile and was so kind at every moment we were around her. I enjoyed every conversation we shared together. She will missed but never forgotten.
We send the entire Gratta Family our deepest condolences and most heartfelt sympathies. May the amazing memories you shared together help you navigate this difficult time.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Antonietta Pisanti, Pat, Diane, Luca & Alexia Pisanti
Mathew accept my sympathy and condolences during this difficult time. It is not easy to lose a loved one. I hope you’ll be able to draw comfort from your cherished memories in this sorrowful time.
May her gentle soul rest in peace!
From Osayande Obasuyi’s Grandma
Our sincerest and heartfelt condolences to you all and wishing you strength during this difficult time. You’re in our thoughts and prayers. Nonna Chiara will be missed 🙏💕.
The Ciccone family
To my beautiful sister you will be deeply missed. You were a strong and beautiful woman. I will forever cherish the memories we shared. You will always be in my heart. Your beautiful smile, our loving conversations and your strength will live with me and as a reminder of the beautiful sister that were and always will be.
To the Gratta family, Angelina, Vicky, Domenic and Frank and families, we send our sincere condolences. Know that we are with you in prayer and in our thoughts during this difficult time.
With love from Lina Laratta & Family (Angelo, Cecilia, Vittoria & Domenic)
My sincere condolences on the passing of your precious mother and grandmother. I pray God strengthens and comforts you all at this time.
May her soul find rest in God’s peace. Amen 🙏🏽
May God comfort and strengthen you dear Mathew and family. God rest her soul .
Sending our deepest condolences to all of you during this difficult time. You are all in my thoughts. She loved you all and was so very proud of all of you.
Zia Chiara was such a kind and gentle woman with a beautiful smile. We will miss Zia but she will never be forgotten.
With love from Elenora, Peter and Elizabeth
Our deepest condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family during this time.
My most sincere condolences to Frank and family, very sorry for your loss.