Giovannina Milani

Obituary of Giovannina Milani

MILANI, Giovannina – Passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Niagara Health System – St. Catharines site on Sunday, June 24, 2018. Giovannina (Tozzi) of St. Catharines, in her 95th year. Beloved wife of the late Giuseppe (2012). Giovannina is survived by her daughters Rosita (the late Dominic Marchese), Maria (Larry Lawson) and sons Domenico and Luigi. Loving nonna to J.J., Geny, Lanny, Alaina, Joey and great grandmother of Mila, Milo, Pearson, Elliott, Olivia and Michael. She was pre-deceased by her brother Angelo, sister-in-law Ada Tozzi and her sister Letizia Tozzi. She is also survived by her nephew Mario Pozzi and his wife Tosca, nieces Ada Florio and her husband Fulvio, Elsa Aloisio and her late husband Imolo, Velia Fattore and her husband Con. Giovannina was employed by Feasby Linen Service for many years before it closed in 1983. In her retirement, she enjoyed her garden, flower beds, cooking for the entire family, but most of all, she enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Friends will be received at the BOCCHINFUSO FUNERAL HOME, 2 Regent Street, Thorold, from 2:00 -4:00 p.m. & 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Tuesday, June 26, 2018, with Vigil Prayers recited at 3:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass to celebrate Giovannina's life will be celebrated at OUR LADY OF THE HOLY ROSARY CHURCH, 21 Queen Street South, Thorold, on Wednesday, June 27, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. The Rite of Committal will take place at Lakeview Cemetery, Thorold. The family thanks Dr. G. Sinton as well as the caregivers and nursing staff of 4A, for all their acts of kindness shown to our mother. If desired, memorial donations to the Holy Rosary Building Fund, would be appreciated by the family. On-line condolences may be made at www.bocchinfusofh.com