ARCARO, Maria (Forte) - Forever cherished by her family, Maria passed away at home, on Friday September 2, 2016, at the age of 95.
She is now reunited with her beloved husband, Antonio (1987) and three brothers.
She leaves her son Gino (Janice) Arcaro and grandchildren Leeann Arcaro-King (Lance), Jessica Arcaro-Ingram (Bryan) and Jordan (Dave) Mammoliti. Great grandchildren, Violet, Amelia, Halton and Mila will miss the spirited tea parties, playing with playdoh and making jigsaw puzzles with their Nonna.
Maria was also "Nonna" to her extended family - Janice's sisters, nieces and nephews and many of her grandchildren's friends who loved the hats and ponchos Nonna crocheted every time a new baby was born.
Cremation has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to Davidson funeral home, Port Colborne.
A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church, Port Colborne, on Friday, September 9 at 1:30 p.m. with Rite of Committal to follow.
In lieu of flowers, donations made to The Hospital for Sick Children would be appreciated by her family.