Rosa Scalise of Calgary passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Friday, April 27, 2007 at the age of 92 years.
Rosa was born in San Giovanni in Fiore, Italy. She was a loving wife, mother, nonna and bis-nonna. Rosa is survived by her children, Caterina Scalise-Greco (Antonio), Sam (Isabel), Saverio (Theresa) and daughter-in-law Antonietta. She is also survived by fourteen grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Rosa was predeceased by her husband Giovanni; a son Domenico; two daughters, Filomena and Maria; son-in-law Antonio; four sisters and a great-grandson. She will be forever remembered in our hearts for all the love and contributions that she gave to her family
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Chapel of the Bells (2720 Centre Street North) on
Monday, April 30, 2007 at 7:00 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 1, 2007 at 1:30 p.m. Graveside Service to follow at Queen’s Park Mausoleum. Our heartfelt thanks to the staff on Units 54 and 41 at the Peter Lougheed Hospital. If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Canadian Diabetes Association, #105, 7500 Macleod Trail S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 0L9 Telephone: (403) 266-0620. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Rosa Scalise, 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