January 19, 1925 – Arce, Frosinone, Italy
November 12, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
It is with great sadness and sorrow that we announce the passing of Giuseppe DiPalma of Calgary, on Wednesday, November 12, 2014 at the age of 89 years.
Giuseppe was born in Arce, Frosinone, Italy on January 19, 1925. He and his family immigrated to Canada in 1962 to begin a new life. His greatest joys were his family and friends.
Giuseppe is survived by his loving wife of fifty-seven years Anna; their son Lino (Silvana); grandchildren, Julia and Danielle; brother Eleuterio (Antoinetta); as well as numerous nieces, nephews, and family members in Canada, Italy and France. Giuseppe was predeceased by his parents Diego and Concetta; his brother Domenico; and his sisters, Antoinetta and Maria.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (640 – 19th Avenue N.W.) on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to The Alzheimer Society of Calgary, Suite 201, 222 – 58th Avenue S.W., Calgary, AB T2H 2S3, Telephone: (403)290-0110, www.alzheimercalgary.com. Special thanks to the staff at Bow-Crest Care Centre for their compassionate and committed care over the last six years.
In living memory of Giuseppe DiPalma, 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