May 23, 1927 – December 18, 2009
Francesco Paolo Bussoli, beloved husband of Luisa of Calgary, passed away on Friday, December 18, 2009 at the age of 82 years.
Francesco was born on May 23, 1927 in Fossacesia, Chieti, Italy before immigrating to Canada on December 5, 1953. Francesco worked for the City of Calgary for ten years and the Catholic School Board for eighteen years until his retirement in 1985.
Besides his loving wife of fifty-seven years, Luisa, Francesco is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Adrian and Sue Bussoli; daughter and son-in-law, Rosanna and Romel Francisco; five grandchildren, Jon Paul, Michael, Gina, Ava, and Nadia; and three great grandchildren, Gianluca, Alice, and Paxton. He is also survived by his brothers, Annunizato and Pierino; and his sister Maria.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Italian and English Catholic Church (1714 – 14th Avenue N.E.) on Wednesday, December 23, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Alberta, 200, 119 – 14th Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1Z6 Telephone: (403) 264-5549, www.heartandstroke.ca. Thanks to the doctors and nurses of the Heart Function Clinic at the University of Calgary for their support.
In living memory of Francesco Paolo Bussoli, 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