elevated KjHOH November 26, 1929 – June 19, 2023

elevated KjHOH Visitation
Thursday June 22, 2023 from 2:00 – 4:00 pm & 6:00 -8:00 pm

elevated KjHOH Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6

elevated KjHOH Funeral Mass
Friday June 23, 2023 at 10:30 am                                  

elevated KjHOH Chapel of St. Joseph- Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home

elevated KjHOH View Funeral Mass

elevated KjHOH Entombment

elevated KjHOH Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery

elevated KjHOH Obituary

elevated KjHOH Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on June 19, 2023 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of the late Emidia and loving companion of the late Filomena. Caring and devoted father to John (Carol) and Franca (Claudio). Proud Nonno to Robert (Katie), Nicholas, Thomas (Carley) and Jessica. Filippo will be reunited in heaven with his parents Pietro and Clorinda and siblings Pasqua, Domenica and Marino. He will be fondly remembered and missed by many family and friends.

elevated KjHOH Filippo was born in Ascoli Piceno, Italy and served in the Italian military. He left Italy to work in the coal mines of Charleroi, Belgium before immigrating to Canada. After arriving in Halifax in 1956, Filippo settled in Toronto where he was joined by his wife Emidia and started their family. Filippo had a long and successful career in the construction industry where he would later point out to his grandchildren all the projects he had worked on.

elevated KjHOH Filippo’s passions included fishing, gardening, Italian card games, watching his grandchildren’s activities, travelling, the Leafs but mostly enjoying the company of many friends and family.

elevated KjHOH The family is grateful for the kinship and care provided by Villa DaVinci and Sunrise Retirement communities and the staff at Credit Valley Hospital.

elevated KjHOH If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.