Sergio Bechelli, beloved husband of Bertilla Bechelli of Calgary, passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2005 at the age of 74 years.
Sergio was born on October 11, 1930 in Segromigno in Monte, Lucca Toscano, Italy and immigrated to Canada in 1954. He worked for thirty years at the Holy Cross Hospital. In his retirement, Sergio enjoyed travelling, especially to the mountains, and spending time with his family.
Besides Bertilla, his loving wife of thirty-eight years, Sergio is survived by two daughters and a son-in-law, Nancy and Robert Camenzind and Barbara Bechelli and her fiancÚ Constantine (Dino) Matiakis; as well as many other relatives both in Canada and Italy. Sergio was predeceased by his parents Annita and Vanmiro; and his two brothers, Giuseppe and Giovanni.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Crowfoot Chapel (82 Crowfoot Circle N.W.) on Wednesday, August 10, 2005 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Ascension Catholic Church (1100 Berkshire Boulevard N.W.) on Thursday, August 11, 2005 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Health Trust -Carewest: Sarcee Hospice, 10101 Southport Road SW, Calgary, AB T2W 3N2 Telephone: (403) 943-0615, www.calgaryhealthtrust.org.
In living memory of Sergio Bechelli, a tree will be planted by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Crowfoot Chapel, 82 CROWFOOT CIRCLE N.W., CALGARY. Telephone: (403) 241-0044.Print This Obituary & Condolences