May 11, 1922-Penna Sant’Andrea, Italy
January 29, 2014 – Calgary, Alberta
Giacomina Vervena of Calgary, passed away on Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at the age of 91 years.
Giacomina emigrated to Calgary in 1957 to join her husband, Gus.
She is survived by her daughter Pina (Berto) Biondo and son Dario Vervena; grandchildren Sonia (Lorne) Stapleton and Dean Vervena; and a great-granddaughter, Ashley Stapleton. She was predeceased by her husband Gaspare “Gus”.
Relatives and friends are invited to Prayers and Tributes at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Park Memorial Chapel (5008 Elbow Drive S.W. Calgary, AB) on Sunday, February 2, 2014 at 7:00p.m.
Funeral Mass will be held at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Catholic Church (1714 14th Avenue N.E.) on Monday, February 3, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Graveside Service to follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery. Condolences may be forwarded through www.mcinnisandholloway.com.
In living memory of Giacomina Vervena, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES Park Memorial Chapel, 5008 ELBOW DRIVE S.W. Calgary, AB, T2S 2L5, Telephone: 403-243-8200.Print This Obituary & Condolences