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LETIZIA – VINCENZO

October 24, 1932 – April 28, 2010

Mr. Vincenzo Letizia, beloved husband of Antonietta of Calgary, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 28, 2010 at the age of 77 years.

Vincenzo was born on October 24, 1932 in Pietrapennata, Reggio, Calabria, Italy. He came to Calgary in 1955 and resided here since. He lived a full life and cherished his family and friends. Vincenzo enjoyed working at CP Rail as a welder and track mobile operator for forty-three years.

Besides his loving wife of fifty-three years, Antonietta, Vincenzo also leaves behind two daughters, Jeanne and Diana; two sons-in-law, Frank and Gerry; five grandchildren, Diana, Lisa, Stephanie, Jessie, and Tanya; and one great grandchild Lorenzo. He is also survived by two brothers and three sisters-in-law, Guerino and Rina, Clara, and Eugenio and Angela; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins. Vincenzo was predeceased by his brother Fortunato.

Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, May 3, 2010 at 8:00 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at Our Lady of Grace Italian and English Catholic Church (1714 – 14th Avenue N.E.) on Tuesday, May 4, 2010 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes in Vincenzo’s honour may be made directly to the Agapé Hospice, 1302 – 8 Avenue N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 1B8 Telephone: (403) 282-6588 or to the Canadian Cancer Society, 200 – 325 Manning Rd. N.E., Calgary, AB T2E 2P5 Telephone: (403) 205-3966, email donorservices@cancer.ab.ca, or floral arrangements are welcome. A special thank you to Vincenzo’s family and friends for all their love, time and support.

In living memory of Vincenzo Letizia, a tree will be planted at Fletcher Park, Airdrie by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH Telephone: (403) 276-2296.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Jeanne Pittis :

    Dear Dad/Nonno Vince,

    God has now taken you to heaven up above,
    To live with him eternally surrounded by his love.
    A time will come when we will be together once again,
    But we will miss you very much until then.
    Our wish for you dear father/nonno
    Is to forever rest in peace.
    Your life on earth has ended,
    But our love for you will never cease.

    Frank, Jeanne, Jesse, Tanya, Diana, Jared and Lorenzo

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  2. Phyllis Medori & Julie Paolucci :

    Jeanne & Frank Pittis & Family

    We are very sorry for your loss, our prayers and thoughts are with you at this sad time.

    Phyllis Medori, Julie & Lorenzo Paolucci

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  3. Orleen Holmes :

    Jeannie I am so sorry for your loss !! Please accept my deepest sympathy. Please give your family my deepest sympathies as well

    Prayers are with all of you

    Love Orleen

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  4. Monica & Mum. :

    Dearest Jeanne, Frank, Diana, Jessie & Tanya.

    May God Bless you and give you the strength to help you to overcome.
    May He comfort you and fill you with His healing power and give you the peace you need in your time of grief and sorrow.
    Our condolences to your mum.
    With all our prayers & sympathies.

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  5. Jeanne — So sorry for your loss – may your memories give you strength and the love of those around you help you through the days ahead – You are my special friend – Deepest Sympathy to you and your family – hugs – love ya Jeanne – don’t ever change – your dad should be proud to have an amazing daughter like you !!!!!

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  6. Carolyn Standing :

    Jeanne, Frank, and Family

    My thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Carolyn Standing and Family

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  7. Ernie & AnneTedeschini and Family :

    Our condolences for your loss.

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  8. Darilyn Fortuna and Walter Fortuna :

    Dear Ann and Family,

    WE are so sorry to hear the loss of our dear neighbour.

    We will always have fond memories of our chats over the fence and miss the handfuls of fresh veggies and treats.

    Our thoughts are with you at the difficult time.
    Walter, Darilyn and Olivia Fortuna

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  9. Orestina, Dale and Alysa Utigard :

    We are deeply sorry to hear about the loss of your father/grandfather…

    May he forever be remembered in your hearts. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Orestina, Dale & Alysa Utigard

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