Born August 22nd 1929 in Buonalbergo Italy, passed away with his family by his side on August 8th 2008 in Cowichan District Hospital, Duncan, B.C. Survived by his family, son Felice (Miriam); daughter Angela; grandchildren Michael and Bianca; brother Don (Carmen) Iorio; nephew Felice (Tina, Matteo and Luca) Iorio; niece Angela (Paul and Daniella) Keene; brothers and sisters and family in Toronto and in Italy. Joseph was pre-deceased by his wife Algisa (2001). Joseph is also survived by his companion and dear friend Valerie and her family.
The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Doctors and staff of C.D.H with a special thank you to Dr Kerswell and the nurses of the second floor for their special care during Joseph’s stay there.
Prayers will be offered in Sands Funeral Chapel, 187 Trunk Road, Duncan, B.C. on Thursday 14th August 2008 at 7pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11am on Friday 15th August 2008 in St Louis De Monfort Catholic Church, 60 Fern Street, Lake Cowichan, BC with Entombment to follow in Royal Oak Burial Park, Victoria, B.C. Flowers gratefully declined donations may be made to the ALS Society, 1007 Branfield Place, Brentwood, B.C. V8M 1A4 and/or to the Canadian Cancer Society, 750 Hillside Avenue Victoria, B.C. V8T 1Z4.
Arrangements entrusted to
Sands Funeral Chapel, Duncan B.C.