Laurienzo MicheleLAURIENZO, Michele Pasquale - It is with deep sadness that the family of Michele Laurienzo announces his sudden passing at Oakville-Trafalgar Memorial Hospital on Friday, November 30, 2018.

He was born in Matrice, Campobasso, Italy on March 17, 1937. He was predeceased by his parents Giovanni and Maria (Spuzzillo) Laurienzo, his sister Paola, and survived by his brother Guido, and sister Giuseppina.

Beloved husband of 56 years to Aracy (nee Dos Santos); loving father of Giovanni (Jackie), Maristela, and Julia. 

Doting and adoring grandfather to Jessica, Megan, Matthew, Joshua, Michael and Ava.

He will be greatly missed by his extended family and friends.

"And it is in dying that we are born to eternal life."

Visitation at Smith's funeral home, 1167 Guelph Line, Burlington on Wednesday, December 5th from 3 - 5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.

Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Matthew Roman Catholic Church (1150 Monks Passage, Oakville) on Thursday, December 6th at 1 p.m. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery.