October 27, 1935- Roccapiemonte , Italy
June 3, 2013 – Calgary, Alberta
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Gerardina Giella, beloved mother and Nonna, on Monday, June 3rd 2013 at the age of 77 years.
Gerardina is survived by her children, Claudio (Carolanne Scott), Tony (Anna Colabella), Conney (Ed Paszkiewicz); seven grandchildren, MacKenna, Joshua, Gabriella, Cassandra, Alexander Giella; Justin and Matthew Paszkiewicz; nieces and nephews, Gerardo and Assunta Falcone and their family, Luigi and Lucy Falcone all of Calgary; her sister Maria Milite, and numerous family in Italy. Gerardina was predeceased by her husband Luigi Giella in 2012; her parents Gennaro and Maria Terrone; brothers Gaetano and Rafele Terrone of Italy.
“All that I am, or ever hope to be, I owe to my Angel Mother”
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W.) on Thursday, June 6, 2013 at 7:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street and Northmount Drive N.W.) on Friday, June 7, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Cemetery. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, 2888 Shaganappi Trail N.W., Calgary, AB T3B 6A8, Telephone: (403) 955-8818. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Gerardina Giella, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 Elbow Drive SW, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences