MEMMOLO, Biagio - February 2nd, 1937 - March 18th, 2017
Peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital, surrounded by his loving family, in his 81st year. Loving husband of Esterina (Toriello) for 51 years.
Predeceased by his parents Domenico and Adelina Memmolo and father and mother in law Nicola and Amalia Toriello. Loving brother and brother in law of Maria and Angelo Cappucio, Armando and Fidalma Memmolo of Italy; Angela Capretta (late Antonio), Maria D’Ambrosio (late Benito), Nick and Cathy Toriello.
Cherished uncle of Fred and Theresa Capretta, Nick and Michelle Capretta, the late Carlo D'Ambrosio, Sandra and Andrew McAdam, Lilly and Mario Rillo, Carla and Mark Galli, Maria Amelia and Nick Montecchia and Nick and Sandra Toriello. Zio Biagio will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews both in Canada and Italy.
Biagio worked hard his whole life; loved spending his days tending to his garden with his loving wife, and evenings at the bocce club with all his friends.
Special thanks to Dr. Demetrios Sahlas, Dr. Naufal Mohammed, Debbie Jones and staff of the 7 South at the Hamilton General Hospital for their compassion and care. Thanks as well to Dr. Matteo Castelluzzo for his special care over the years.
Resting at Friscolanti Funeral Home. Visitation will be on Tuesday from 7 - 9 p.m. and Wednesday from 2 - 4 and 7 - 9 p.m. Vigil prayers will be on Wednesday at 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be offered at Regina Mundi Parish on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. Entombment will follow.
If desired, Memorial Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation and Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.