elevated FGN4B May 3, 1932 – April 7, 2023

elevated FGN4B Visitation
Thursday, April 13, 2023 from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road, East Thornhill, Ontario, L3T 3Z6

elevated FGN4B Funeral Mass
Friday, April 14, 2023 at 10:30 a.m.
Chapel of St. Joseph at Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, Ontario, L3T 3Z6

elevated FGN4B Entombment
Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery

elevated FGN4B Obituary

elevated FGN4B It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Emma at the age of 90. Beloved wife of Domenico for 69 years. Loving mother of Rina (the late Sal), Nadia (Ralf) and Cesare (Adriana). Cherished Nonna of Stefanie, Daniella (Domenic), Samantha, Justin, Domenico and Marisa. Emma was blessed to be a Bisnonna to Emilia. She is predeceased by her sister Lucia and survived by Iride (the late Olimpio), Carlo (Clara), Pina (Giuseppe), Virgilio (Lida) and Matilde (the late Enzo).

elevated FGN4B  Born in Trisungo, Le Marche, Emma moved to Canada in 1954 to start a new life with her husband Domenico. In Canada, she lived a wonderful life full of joy and love. She was a devoted mother to her children, ensuring they were well taken care of while also holding down a full-time job. Determination and perseverance not only allowed her to build a life for her family in Canada, but also helped many other family members and friends who were just beginning their journeys here.

elevated FGN4B Emma had a passion for food and enjoyed cooking for others. She also had a passion for tending to her vibrant flowers. Emma cherished the moments she spent with family and friends, which included endless rounds of cards played almost nightly. 

elevated FGN4B Emma passed away at home on the morning of April 7 surrounded by family. The family would like to express their deepest gratitude to the palliative care staff at Saint Elizabeth for their loving and compassionate care.

elevated FGN4B Emma will be greatly missed by her family and friends both in Canada and Italy. She will forever remain in our hearts, and we will always cherish the memories created with her.  

elevated FGN4B In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada.

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