RACIOPPO, Giuseppe Joseph - Passed away peacefully at Trillium Health Partners - Mississauga Hospital on Saturday, September 3, 2016.
Beloved husband to Maria and loving father to Rocco, Tony, Mary, Frank and Carlo.
Proud Grandfather to Jonathan, Nicole, David, Ryan, Rachel, Brent, Alexandra, Cory, Joey and Lauren. Loving brother of Raffaela and Immacolato.
Predeceased by his parents Rocco and Maria and by his brothers John, Frank, and Michael and sister Addolorata. Joseph will be missed by his many nieces, nephews and extended family.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to Trillium Health Partners Foundation.
Family and friends will be received at the Scott Funeral Home, Mississauga, on Sunday, September 11, 2016 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. and on Monday, September 12, 2016 from 6-9 p.m.
Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 11:30 a.m. in St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church (2340 Hurontario Street, Mississauga) with entombment to follow.
On Monday, April 25, 2016, 'Gus', surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully in his 92nd year. He was born in Loughrea, County Galway, Ireland in 1924. He flew in World War II with the RAF and immigrated to Canada in 1946. As one of twelve children, he is survived by his sister Eileen Hickey. Devoted husband to Dr. Vera Solowska for 60 years. Loving father of Helen (Marc Carere), Tom (Anne) and Peg (Tom Best). He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Matthew, Emily, Andrew, Dominique, Luke, Jeff, Richard, Melanie, Amy, Colin, Jenna and his great-grandchildren Anna Bella, Sophia, Cosmo and Kiana. He was always a mentor and loving advisor to his children, their peers and his grandchildren. On May 2nd, friends may visit at Mount Pleasant Funeral Centre, 375 Mount Pleasant Rd. (East Gate entrance) from 10-11 a.m., followed by a memorial service in the Chapel at 11 a.m - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?n=andrew-duane&pid=179788240&fhid=17702#sthash.yZVARBov.dpuf