elevated Wya8F October 13, 1934 – January 9, 2021
elevated Wya8F The family announces with sorrow his passing on January 9, 2021 in his 87th year. Beloved husband of the late Ada Bruni (1975) and the late Caterina Artale (1989). Dear father of Concetta (Dario) Di Censo and Pietro (Tina) Sisti. Cherished grandfather of Alyssa, Lucia, Nicholas, and Ada. Fondly remembered by his sister Viola Veri and sisters in law Filomena Sisti and Pierina Fabiano all in Italy and Nina Artale of Windsor. He will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews and extended family and friends.
elevated Wya8F Sebastiano Sisti was born the youngest of 13 siblings in Rocca San Giovanni, Italy in 1934. In December 1953, at the age of 19, he immigrated to Canada to join his older brother Guerino Sisti and his family, whom he lived with until he was married.
elevated Wya8F In 1964, he married Ada Bruni, whom he first noticed when they rode the same streetcar in Toronto to work. Sebastiano was a loving and caring father to their two children. Following her passing in 1975, he married Caterina Artale in 1977. As a young man, Sebastiano enjoyed playing cards with his brothers, sweets, and watching hockey games with his nephews and great-nephews. His generosity and kind spirit were noticed by all who met him.
elevated Wya8F In his later years, Sebastiano spent his days spoiling his grandchildren, watching wrestling and hockey, and walking around the Bramalea City Center with his friends.
elevated Wya8F Due to the Covid-19 pandemic the family have made the difficult decision to limit the visitation and funeral services to that of immediate family. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Alzheimer Society would be greatly appreciated.