BOSCARIOL – Giovanna Maria passed away on September 24, 2016 in Trail, BC, born January 17, 1927 in Valvasone, Pordenone, Italy.
Giovanna is survived by her son Jerry (Debbie), her daughter Julie (Don) Szilagyi, her grandchildren; Melanie, Patrick (Shannon), Steven and Derek (Jillian) as well as her great-grandson Avery who she loved dearly. She is predeceased by her parents, her husband Giovanni, her infant son Larry and her brother.
She was a member of Sorelle Colombo, enjoyed playing bingo and loved to bowl and crochet in her younger years.
Giovanna was the first resident at Rosewood Village, residing there for 12 years. The family would like to thank all of the staff at Rosewood Village for their excellent care. They were truly part of mom’s family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Thursday, September 29, 2016 at 10:30 am at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish with Father Bart van Roijen, Celebrant. Burial will follow at the Fruitvale Memorial Cemetery. Bill Clark of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™ has been entrusted with arrangements.
As an expression of sympathy, donations in Giovanna’s name may be made to CNIB at #101-1456 St. Paul Street, Kelowna, BC, V1Y 2E6 or online at www.cnib.ca or to a charity of your choice.
You are invited to leave a personal message of condolence at the family’s online register at www.myalternatives.ca