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MARRA, Francesca

Published:Nov 02, 2010

Event Date:Oct 29, 2010


Francesca MARRA

MARRA, Francesca Passed away peacefully at the Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, after she succumbed to complications of a short battle with leukemia, on October 29, 2010 with her loving family by her side, at the age of 65. Beloved wife of 47 years of Antonino Marra. Loving mother of Dominic (Pina) Marra and Nata (Sam) Furfari. Cherished Nonna of Anthony, Daniela, Michael, Rocco and Joseph. Predeceased by her parents Antonio (2007) and Giuseppina (2009) Morabito. Dear sister of Paul (Susan) Morabito and Rose Colanardi and the late John Morabito (1974). Sister-in-law of Rosa Rondinone and her late husband Luigi, Anna (Angelo) Giovinazzo and Caterina Marra and Teresa Marra, both of Italy. Francesca will be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Francesca will be fondly remembered by many friends and colleagues at the University of Guelph Food Services where she worked for 23 years. Special thanks to all Doctors, nurses and staff of the Grand River Hospital who provided extra special care and comfort. Friends will be received at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel , 1099 Gordon Street, Guelph, from 4-9 p.m. on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 and 4-9 p.m. Wednesday, November 3, 2010. A Vigil for Francesca will be held on Wednesday at 4:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, November 4, 2010 at Sacred Heart Church (98 Alice St., Guelph) at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at Marymount Mausoleum, Guelph.


Category: Obituaries & Death Notices

Newspaper(s): Guelph Mercury

Location: Guelph

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