John Fruscella

Obituary of John Fruscella

FRUSCELLA, Giovanni (John) peacefully passed away surrounded by his family on Friday June 12, 2020 at the Hamilton General Hospital. Loving husband of Connie for 46 years. Loving Dad of Joe (Jen) Fruscella, Marylou (Giacomo) Folinazzo. Loving and cherished nonno of Ben, Emily, Dante, Aria and Marcus. Son of the late Giuseppe and Giovannina Fruscella. Son in law of Mario and the late Maria Daniele. Brother of Antonietta and (Benito) Timperio, Connie and the late (Emilio) Consonni, Gemma and the late (Pat) Timperio. Brother in law of Mike and Bruna Daniele. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews, cousins and friends. He was born in San Giovanni in Galdo, Italy. He came to Canada in 1966 and started to work at Kaupp Electric. Then he moved on to Blenkhorn & Sawle for 26 years. He was a dedicated worker and loyal friend to many. A special thank you to the nurse and doctors at ICU East at the Hamilton General for giving him love and care. A family gathering will take place on Tuesday, June 16th from 4-8p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, June 17th at 11a.m. in the funeral home chapel. Entombment at Victoria Lawn Cemetry to follow.  Donations can be made to The Heart and Stroke Foundation, Alzheimer Society or Diabetes Society Canada.

 

The Funeral Service will be Live Streamed from The George Darte Funeral Home Facebook Page. Please log on at 11a.m. on Wednesday, June 17th to view.

 

 

**AS PER COVID19 RESTRICTIONS, THE FUNERAL HOME IS ONLY ALLOWED TO HAVE A CERTAIN NUMBER OF GUESTS INSIDE THE BUILDING AND AT THE CEMETERY.  THE FAMILY WILL BE DESIGNATING WHO THEIR 50 GUESTS THAT WILL BE ATTENDING THE VISITATION, CEREMONY AND ENTOMBMENT. PLEASE CONTACT THE FUNERAL HOME BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO ATTEND AS WE MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE GOVERNMENT MANDATE.  ATTENDING WILL NOT BE PERMITTED WITHOUT INVITATION FROM THE FAMILY OR CONFIRMING WITH THE FUNERAL HOME. PLEASE CALL THE FUNERAL HOME AT (905) 937-4444 FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.**

Tuesday
16
June

Visitation

4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
George Darte Funeral Home
585 Carlton Street
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
905-937-4444
**AS PER COVID19 RESTRICTIONS, THE FUNERAL HOME IS ONLY ALLOWED TO HAVE A CERTAIN NUMBER OF GUESTS INSIDE THE BUILDING AND AT THE CEMETERY. THE FAMILY WILL BE DESIGNATING WHO THEIR 50 GUESTS THAT WILL BE ATTENDING THE VISITATION, CEREMONY AND ENTOMBMENT. PLEASE CONTACT THE FUNERAL HOME BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO ATTEND AS WE MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE GOVERNMENT MANDATE. ATTENDING WILL NOT BE PERMITTED WITHOUT INVITATION FROM THE FAMILY OR CONFIRMING WITH THE FUNERAL HOME. PLEASE CALL THE FUNERAL HOME AT (905) 937-4444 FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.**
Wednesday
17
June

Funeral Service- The Funeral Service will be Live Streamed from The George Darte Funeral Home Facebook Page. Please log on at 11a.m. on Wednesday, June 17th to view.

11:00 am
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
George Darte Funeral Home
585 Carlton Street
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
905-937-4444
**AS PER COVID19 RESTRICTIONS, THE FUNERAL HOME IS ONLY ALLOWED TO HAVE A CERTAIN NUMBER OF GUESTS INSIDE THE BUILDING AND AT THE CEMETERY. THE FAMILY WILL BE DESIGNATING WHO THEIR 50 GUESTS THAT WILL BE ATTENDING THE VISITATION, CEREMONY AND ENTOMBMENT. PLEASE CONTACT THE FUNERAL HOME BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO ATTEND AS WE MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE GOVERNMENT MANDATE. ATTENDING WILL NOT BE PERMITTED WITHOUT INVITATION FROM THE FAMILY OR CONFIRMING WITH THE FUNERAL HOME. PLEASE CALL THE FUNERAL HOME AT (905) 937-4444 FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.** The Funeral Service will be Live Streamed from The George Darte Funeral Home Facebook Page. Please log on at 11a.m. on Wednesday, June 17th to view.
Wednesday
17
June

Entombment

12:00 pm
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Victoria Lawn Cemetery
432 Queenston Street
St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada
(905) 682-5311
**AS PER COVID19 RESTRICTIONS, THE FUNERAL HOME IS ONLY ALLOWED TO HAVE A CERTAIN NUMBER OF GUESTS INSIDE THE BUILDING AND AT THE CEMETERY. THE FAMILY WILL BE DESIGNATING WHO THEIR 50 GUESTS THAT WILL BE ATTENDING THE VISITATION, CEREMONY AND ENTOMBMENT. PLEASE CONTACT THE FUNERAL HOME BEFORE ATTEMPTING TO ATTEND AS WE MUST BE IN COMPLIANCE WITH THE GOVERNMENT MANDATE. ATTENDING WILL NOT BE PERMITTED WITHOUT INVITATION FROM THE FAMILY OR CONFIRMING WITH THE FUNERAL HOME. PLEASE CALL THE FUNERAL HOME AT (905) 937-4444 FOR ADDITIONAL DETAILS. THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING.**
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