Obituaries & Death Notices
Published:Jun 12, 2019
Event Date:Jun 10, 2019
COLELLA, Luigi October 10, 1946 - June 10, 2019 It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of a beautiful man, Luigi Colella, surrounded by his loving family on Monday, June 10, 2019. Beloved husband of 49 years to the love of his life Vilma (nee Zavarella). Luigi will be forever missed by his daughters Caterina (Peter) Lopez and Roberta. He was a loving and devoted Nonno to Zachary, Felicia and Siera who cherished and respected him dearly. His strong work ethic and kind heart will live on in his grandchildren. Luigi is survived by his brother Amedeo Colella, brothers-in-law Tonino (Carmela) Zavarella and Francesco (Luciana) Zavarella of Pratola Peligna, Italy, brother-in-law Liberato Iacobucci of Connecticut, USA. Predeceased by his parents Tommaso and Adelina Colella, his brother and sister-in-law Emilio and Nunziata Colella, his sister Nunziata Iacobucci and sister-in-law Elena Colella. He will be missed by many nieces, nephews and friends who always enjoyed his homemade prosciutto and wine. He was the owner of Angelo and Luigi Garage Ltd. for 32 years where he took pride in his work as an auto mechanic. A special thank you to Dr. Benger, Dr. Fraser and Dr. Profetto for the care and support they gave to our dad. Thank you to the St. Joseph's Home care nurses for all their care and compassion. Visitation will be held at FRISCOLANTI FUNERAL CHAPEL, 43 Barton St. East on Thursday, June 13, 2019 from 4-9 p.m. Vigil prayers on Thursday at 5 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony of Padua Church on Friday, June 14, 2019 at 10 a.m. Entombment to follow at Our Lady of Victory Mausoleum, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Burlington. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Assistance Program would be appreciated. "Sempre nei nostri Cuori"
Category: Obituaries & Death Notices
Newspaper(s): Hamilton Spectator
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