Vincenzo Ruggiero Anselmo

Vincenzo Ruggiero Anselmo

Vincenzo Ruggiero Anselmo of Trail, passed away on May 12, 2015. Vince was born on February 6, 1933 in Grimaldi, Cosenza, Italy.

Vince is survived by his loving wife Anna, his children; Roger (Michelle) and Laura (Fred) Decaro, his grandchildren; Austin, Taylor, Roman and Noah, his brother in Italy Aleardo Anselmo as well as numerous other family members.

A private family service was held in “Carberry’s Chapel” with Father Bart van Roijen, Celebrant. Cremation took place following the memorial service. Bill Clark of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services was entrusted with arrangements.

As an expression of sympathy, donations in Vince’s name may be made to the Kootenay Boundary Regional Hospital Health Foundation (Urology Campaign) at 1200 Hospital Bench, Trail, BC, V1R 4M1 or online at

The Anselmo and Decaro family would like to thank Drs. Campbell and Phillips and the nurses and care staff at Rosewood Village. Special thanks to Anita and Vince’s dining companion Gerry Ius, the nurses on the 3rd floor of KBRH, the BC Ambulance Service, the Fire Department First Responders Unit and to the staff of Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services™.

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