November 21, 1952 – August 5, 2009
Alessandro Bruno, beloved husband of Diana Bruno of Calgary, passed away unexpectedly on Wednesday, August 5, 2009 at the age of 56 years.
He was born in Petruro di Forino, Avellino, Italy to Gaetano and Italia. With a beautiful wife, and a promising future ahead of him, he moved to Calgary at the age of 25, where he planted his roots and built a strong foundation for his new family.
Besides his loving wife of thirty-two years, Alessandro is survived by his daughters; Sabrina Bruno, Loredana and her husband Luciano De Grazia, Monica and her husband JC Bare; two grandchildren, Francesco and Alessandro. He is also survived by his three sisters and three brothers in Italy, Lina (Armando), Rosetta (Enrico), Lucia (Roberto), Gerardo (Luisa), Antonio (Anna), and Domenico (Carolina); father and mother-in-law, Carmine and Nicolina Acierno; sister-in-law Marie and numerous nieces and nephews in Calgary and Italy. He lives in the hearts of many more family members and friends that had the joy of knowing him, loving him, and having him in their lives. We will remember you always. We know you are always with us and smiling down upon us.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, August 11, 2009 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Italian and English Catholic Church (1714 – 14th Avenue N.E.) on Wednesday, August 12, 2009 at 10:30 a.m.
Entombment to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Alessandro Bruno, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.Print This Obituary & Condolences