DePALO, Lucia (née Paolone) – Lucia is now in the arms of God, as she passed away peacefully with her family by her side on Sunday, January 8, 2017, at Northland Pointe, in her 94th year.
She is now reunited with her beloved husband, Pasquale DePalo (2002) and her special grandson, Shane (2010).
Loving mother of Angie “Michelina” (Bernie) LaFontaine, Josie Parisee, Marisa Harvey (Tony Ferrara), Anita DePalo (Brian Fisher) and Theresa Terreberry (Carsten Hatorp).
She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren Sheila, Debbie, Jeff, Cherie, Ryan, Donnie, Daniel, Dale, Amy, Alana and the late Shane Terreberry, her 21 great grandchildren and great great granddaughter, and sadly missed by her sister Grace (Vincent) Carovillano, as well as her many nieces, nephews and extended family.
Lucia was a woman who lived life to the fullest. She had a great passion for flowers, and loved tending to her gardens. A woman of great faith, she dedicated much of her time and efforts to St. John Bosco, as well as volunteering with the CWL and Northland Pointe, well into her 80s. She will be greatly missed by all who had the fortune of knowing her, especially by her grandchildren, who were the lights of her life.
Her family wishes to thank the staff of Northland Pointe (Harbour Heights) for the care, dedication and compassion that they showed Lucia.
Family and friends will be received at the DAVIDSON FUNERAL HOME, Port Colborne on Thursday January 12th from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Vigil prayers will be recited Thursday at 3 p.m. in the funeral home.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday at St. John Bosco Roman Catholic Church at 11 a.m., followed by Rite of Committal at Pleasantview Memorial Gardens.
If so desired, donations made to St. John Bosco Building Fund or Northland Pointe would be appreciated by her family.