August 8, 1925 – January 23, 2010
Antonietta Evangelista, beloved wife of Donato Evangelista of Calgary, passed away on Saturday, January 23, 2010 at the age of 84 years.
Antonietta was born in Sessano, Italy and immigrated to Canada with her son Frank in 1959 to join her husband Donato. She will be remembered most memorably for her kind and generous soul.
Besides her loving husband of fifty-seven years, Antonietta is survived by a son and daughter-in-law Frank and Donna Evangelista; three grandsons, Michael, Christopher and Steven Evangelista all of Calgary; and her sister Anna DiBlasio of Sessano, Italy.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church (640 – 19th Avenue N.W.) on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 at 11:00 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 Alberta Lung Association, P.O. Box 4500, Station South, Edmonton, AB T6E 6K2 Telephone: 1 (888) 566 – 5864. www.ab.lung.ca.
In living memory of Antonietta Evangelista, 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