elevated mgDnm December 25, 1925 ~January 24, 2023
elevated mgDnm Visitation
Thursday, January 26, 2023 from 2- 4 & 6 – 8 p.m.
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, Ontario, L3T 3Z6
elevated mgDnm Funeral Mass
Friday, January 27, 2023 at 1:30 p.m.
Chapel of St. Joseph at Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
elevated mgDnm Click here to watch the mass
elevated mgDnm Entombment
Holy Trinity Mausoleum- Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery
elevated mgDnm Obituary
It is with great sadness that the family announces the passing of Natale, in his 97th year. Beloved son of Giovanni and Rosina (Principe). Cherished husband to Ada (Nardi). Loving father to John (pre-deceased), Robert (Louise), Rosemary (Bruno), and Frank (Rosie). Beloved grandfather to Giancarlo (Cheryl), Paolo, Lorianne, David, Grace and Alessia.
elevated mgDnm Natale was born in Laurignano, Cosenza, Calabria. He was a hard worker from a young age, working various jobs to support his family and earn his passage to Canada.
elevated mgDnm He was fiercely committed to his wife, Ada, and they celebrated 72 years together. Even when he was very ill, his thoughts were always for her and her welfare.
elevated mgDnm Natale was devoted to his family and took great pride in his children and grandchildren. He was always happy to be on Nonno duty, enjoying spending time with the grandkids and honoured to be entrusted with picking them up from school.
elevated mgDnm He was a great storyteller. He had many wonderful tales and loved nothing more than to share them with those gathered round his table.
elevated mgDnm He had a kind heart and was always one of the first to volunteer to help if any of his family or friends was in need.
elevated mgDnm Natale lived a full life, and leaves as a legacy and example the virtues of hard work, kindness and devotion to family. He was much loved and will be truly missed.
elevated mgDnm In lieu of flowers donations to Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care