Date de décès:
dimanche 7 mai 2017
Welland Tribune, ON
Raso, Mary - Surrounded by the love of her family, Mary passed away on Sunday, May 7, 2017 in her 96th year, at Rapelje Lodge. She is reunited with her beloved husband Frank (1960) and her daughter Marylou Soluk (1981). Devoted mother of Pat Worden (late Tom) and Bruno (Jan) Raso. Cherished grandmother of Carla (Len) Bianco, Greg (Melissa) Worden, Cathy (Brent) Blanchard, Rebecca (Nigil) Corbett, and Sarah Blanchard. She was a loving bisnonna of Isabella, Benjamin, Jullian, Matthew, Adrian, Thomas, Brady, Brandon and Bethany. She will be lovingly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Vincenzo and Agatha Calarco, and her siblings Jim, Joseph, Agatha, Santo and Edith. She was affectionately known as the Queen of China, owner and operator of Regency Gift Shops in Welland, St. Catharines and Fonthill from 1965-2008. Mary was past president of the Holy Rosary Society and highly regarded past member of Regina Lodge, Welland. Relatives & friends may call at J. J. Patterson & Sons Funeral Residence 19 Young Street, Welland on Wednesday, May 10, 2017 from 2-4 & 6-8. Vigil prayers will be held in the funeral home at 2 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in the Parish Community of St Kevin on Thursday morning at 10 o'clock. Rite of committal to follow at Pleasantview Mausoleum. Memorial donations to the Sacred Heart Sisters or the Parish Community of St Kevin would be appreciated by the family. Online memories and condolences at www.jjpatterson.ca As a memorial tribute, a tree will be planted through The Niagara Woodlands Restoration Program. A tree grows - memories live.
Welland Tribune, ON, 2017-05-08