September 8, 1931 – August 17, 2012
Antonio Paolucci of Calgary passed away on Friday, August 17, 2012 at the age of 80 years.
Antonio was born on September 8, 1931 in Fossacesia, Chieti, Italy. Antonio married Maria on April 12, 1954 before they immigrated to Canada. Antonio was employed by the City of Calgary for over thirty-five years. He was a hard worker, working in his spare time with Lupi Homes. Antonio loved gardening, cooking and playing bocce with his neighbors and friends.
Antonio is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Phil and Shirley of Calgary; brother Nicola (Maria) Paolucci; brothers-in-law, Ernesto (Anna) Spoletini and Tonino Spoletini; sister-in-law Rosina Paolucci; and numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Antonio was predeceased by his loving wife Maria on July 11, 2004; his brothers, Domenic (Giuseppina) Paolucci, Angiolino (Christina), and Donato Paolucci; and his sister-in-law Giovanina Spoletini.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S, Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on Monday, August 20, 2012 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, August 21, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Services to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the charity of the donor’s choice. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at the Brentwood Care Centre for their care and compassion they gave Antonio for three years.
In living memory of Antonio Paolucci, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 CENTRE STREET NORTH, Telephone: 403-276-2296Print This Obituary & Condolences