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elevated baoIA It is with enormous grief and sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Dr. Raffaele “Lello” Giorla on Monday July 5, 2021 at the age of 64. Beloved husband of 37 years to Lisa, caring and devoted father to Julian (Christine) and proud nonno to Matteo. Survived by his brother Vincenzo and uncle Rev. Luigi Giorla in Italy. Son-in-law to Gesa Mirijello and brother-in-law to Rosa Haynes (Chris). Uncle to Sierra and Allegra Haynes. He will be fondly remembered by his many friends both in Canada and abroad.

elevated baoIA Due to current restrictions a Private Service will be held at the Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home on Friday, July 9, 2021 at 5pm followed by a Private Mass on Saturday, July 10, 2021 at 1:30 p.m.

elevated baoIA Lello had an unparalleled work ethic and was passionate about his career, working over 30 years as a medical doctor. In remembrance of Lello’s life, the family asks that any charitable donations be made to Sunnybrook Foundation.

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Family and friends are invited to view the Funeral Mass on Saturday July 10, 2021 at 1:30 p.m. Please click the link below:

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