elevated 8JRZ2 May 16, 1941 – June 6, 2019
elevated 8JRZ2 Visitation
Monday June 10, 2019 from 2pm to 4pm & 6pm to 8pm
elevated 8JRZ2 Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6
elevated 8JRZ2 Funeral Mass
Tuesday June 11, 2019 at 12pm
elevated 8JRZ2 Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
elevated 8JRZ2 Reception
Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
Immediately following the Mass in Hall #2
elevated 8JRZ2 Cremation
Private Cremation to take place
elevated 8JRZ2 1941 – 2019
elevated 8JRZ2 Unexpectedly, Pietro (Peter) passed away on Thursday June 6, 2019. Born in Navelli, Abruzzo, Italy, Peter arrived in Canada in 1957 and married Vincenzina (nee Accettone) in 1970. Fantastic father to Marco (Tina) and Gianpiero (Denika), incredible Nonno to Peter, Carmen, Luca, Malia, Evie and Nico.
elevated 8JRZ2 Peter leaves behind a legacy that extends beyond his family. A co-founder of the Navelli Social Club, he wanted to ensure his home town paisani and their families stayed close in their new-found home, Canada. His passion for soccer lead him to help launch a new club; Scarborough Blues, where he devoted many years to its growth and development. Also, Peter was a proud member of the Carabinieri Club of Toronto.
elevated 8JRZ2 He will be greatly missed by his brothers, sisters, in-laws, nieces, nephews and extended family and friends.
elevated 8JRZ2 For those who wish, memorial donations may be made to St. Michael’s Hospital.