Passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 7, 2019 at the age of 85. Beloved husband for over 62 years to Egeria. Loving Papà to Al “Pino” (Wendy). Cherished Nonno to Corine, Raymond and Chad and Great Nonno to Kylie and Landon. He will be missed by his siblings, nieces, nephews and many other extended family members here in Canada and also in Italy, Argentina and the USA.
All those who knew Giuseppe, knew that he was a good down to earth man who lit up and relished the opportunity to be with friends and family. He had a love for gardening and enjoyed sharing the fruits of his labour. He was always willing to lend a helping hand to friends and family.
The family would like to thank the staff at Emmanuel House for all their care and compassion. Visitation will be held at the GEORGE DARTE FUNERAL HOME, 585 Carlton St., St. Catharines, on Sunday, March 10, 2019 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. with Vigil Prayers being held at 3 p.m. Funeral Mass will be held at St. Alfred Roman Catholic Church, 272 Vine St., St. Catharines, Monday, March 11, 2019 at 11 a.m. Rite of Committal will follow Mass at Victoria Lawn Cemetery, Queenston St., St. Catharines. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Emmanuel House – Hospice.