PICCINI, Giuseppe (Joe) - Passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on January 9th 2017, in Milton, Ontario.
His joy of life, hard work ethic, bright and ready smile and devotion to family, friends and community is his legacy to us all.
He was known for his green thumb, ability to build or fix just about anything, great sense of humour and he was a wonderful dancer.
Dedicated and beloved husband of Rina (nee Dozzi) for 57 years and much loved father of Marisa (Roger Cormier), Robert (Mari Wood), Paula and Sandra (Rick) Cull.
Cherished grandfather (Nonno) of Tiffany, Alysha, Christopher and Daniel. Giuseppe was predeceased by his brothers Arrigo and Nello, brother-in-law Sergio Dozzi, sister-in-laws Maria Piccini and Ernesta Dozzi and niece Maria Theresa Piccini.
Lovingly remembered by his in-laws, nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and friends. Special thanks to all the doctors, nurses and support workers who helped care for Giuseppe during his long illness.
Visitation will take place at McKersie-Kocher Funeral Home, 114 Main Street East, Milton, on Thursday afternoon from 2 pm to 4 pm and Thursday evening from 7 pm to 9 pm. The funeral will take place at Holy Rosary Church, 139 Martin Street, Milton, on Friday afternoon at 1 pm.
In lieu of flowers, Giuseppe’s family asks that family and friends make donations to the charity or organization of their choice.