Rosina Cortese (Brisinda) of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, September 13, 2006 at the age of 93 years.
Rosina was born in Castelsilano, Catanzaro, Italy.
Rosina is survived by a son, Frank Brisinda; daughters, Maria Tallerico, Teresa Aiello and Vincenza Cortese; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Luigi Brisinda; and two sisters.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, September 14, 2006 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Michael the Archangel Catholic Church (4718 Worcester Drive S.W.) on Friday, September 15, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. with the Rev. Julian Studden, Presider. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the Sarcee Hospice for the excellent care given to Rosina.
In living memory of Rosina Cortese, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Telephone: (403) 243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences