1929 – San Martino Di Finito, Italy
2013 – Calgary, Alberta
Rosina Gelsi of Calgary, passed away on Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at the age of 83 years.
Rosina was born in Italy and immigrated to Canada April 4, 1967. She will be remembered as a loving mother and grandmother. Her culinary skills were enjoyed by many over the years and Sunday dinners will never be the same.
Rosina is survived by her daughter Carmela Gelsi; her son and daughter-in-law Gen and Kathryn Gelsi; grandson Mike Casella and granddaughter Quinn Gelsi; as well as numerous other relatives.
She was predeceased by her husband Michele Gelsi and granddaughter Nancy Casella.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Ascension Catholic Church (1100 Berkshire Boulevard NW) on Friday, July 19, 2013 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. If friends so desire, 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) 781-1978, www.heartandstroke.ca. The family would like to sincerely thank Unit #69 at the Foothills Hospital for all of their care and kindness, as well as a special thanks to Marina Bagio. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rosina Gelsi, 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