February 23, 1924 – September 28, 2009
Mr. Francesco Lavorato beloved husband of Maddalena, passed away on Monday, September 28, 2009 at the Rockyview Hospital at the age of 85 years. He was surrounded by his family.
Francesco was born in San Martino di Finita, Italy and moved to Calgary on November 6, 1959 to fulfill his dreams of creating a better life for him and his family. He loved being around his family and spending time outdoors in his garden, as well as fishing and hunting.
Francesco is survived by his loving wife Maddalena; his son Nicola (Ida) Lavorato; daughter Mirella (Bruno) Milos; his grandchildren, Maddalena (Chris) Fry, Francesco, Claudia, Antonio and Davide. He is also survived by his two sisters, Natalina and Rosa (Gennaro), and sister in-law Sistina Lavorato, all of Italy. He was predeceased by his parents and brother, Luciano Elmiro, also of Italy.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Friday, October 2, 2009 at 7:30 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be Celebrated at Corpus Christi Catholic Church (Corner of 4th Street and Northmount Drive N.W.) on Saturday, October 3, 2009 at 10:00 a.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Francesco Lavorato, 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