elevated MESZY April 18, 1961 ~ March 28, 2023

elevated MESZY Visitation
Sunday, April 2, 2023 from 4:00 – 8:00 pm

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

elevated MESZY Funeral Mass
Monday, April 3, 2023 at 12:00 pm                                   

elevated MESZY Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home

elevated MESZY Click her to View the Funeral Mass

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

elevated MESZY Holy Trinity Mausoleum

elevated MESZY Obituary

elevated MESZY Josie was born to the late Michele and Costantina Ventafridda on April 18, 1961 in Rutigliano, Bari, Italy.  On March 28, 2023, with her family by her side, Josie passed away peacefully after a long battle with Dementia.

elevated MESZY Accompanied by her parents, Josie left Italy in the late 1970s for Canada in search for a better life. Upon arriving, she attended night school and worked hard in a factory. Josie met, fell in love and married Nino Giordano in 1986.

elevated MESZY Josie is survived by her husband Nino, her children Johnny (Christina) and Michele (Mark).  She was the proud Nonna to Gianluca and Dalia.  Josie was the youngest and beloved sister of Donata (late husband Angelo), Giovanna (Franco), and Maria (late husband Nicola). She was loved by her many nieces and nephews.

elevated MESZY Josie will be forever remembered by many relatives and friends throughout both Canada and Italy. She was immensely proud of her family, particularly her sons and leaves behind many beautiful memories. As her health rapidly declined, she was most content and comforted when surrounded by loved ones.  Her smile will be missed and will be treasured forever in our hearts.

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elevated MESZY Flowers are welcomed as Josie loved flowers, or a donation may be made to the Alzheimer’s Society. Click here to donate.