Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Villa, Dundas, on Sunday, May 23, 2021 at the age of 95. Predeceased by her beloved husband, Remo. Dearly loved and missed by her children Francesca and Carmine (Delia), grandson Anthony, and nieces and nephews throughout Italy and in Lockport, NY.
Mafalda was born and raised in Castiglione a Casauria, Pescara, Abruzzo, Italy. She emigrated to her new home in Hamilton in 1959. Mafalda was very devoted to her family and to her Catholic faith, devoutly praying the rosary in Italian.
Special thank you to Dr. Boyd, nurses, and PSWs in Orchid Garden for their excellent care of Mafalda. And our profound gratitude to her beloved caregiver, Lindsey, whose love, kindness, and devotion greatly enhanced the last six years of Mafalda’s life.
Visitation will be on Sunday, May 30, from 1:00 – 5:00 p.m. at the Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. As per Covid regulations, everyone must sign up for visitation on Mafalda’s obituary on the Funeral Home website. A private Mass will be held at St. Margaret Mary on Monday, May 31, at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. Donations to St. Joseph’s Villa Foundation would be appreciated.