Giuseppe Mastronardi

Obituary of Giuseppe Mastronardi

 MASTRONARDI, Giuseppe

Passed away on September 24, 2018 with his family by his side. Beloved husband of the late Lodina (nee DiMenna) (2014) for 69 years. Loving father of Mary Wilkinson (Allan), Lucy Grossi (Bruno), Frank Mastronardi (Anita), Jerry Mastronardi (late Stacee). Predeceased by daughter Annette. Dear Nonno of Rod Wilkinson (Michelle), Gwen Hutchison (Ryan), Stacey Friesen (Dave), Jennifer Gualtieri (Jimmy), Carrie Grossi (Ryan Miller), Alexandra Mastronardi (Steven Jackson), Morgan Mastronardi (Darryl Knight). Proud Great Nonno of Taya, Braelyn, Gabriella, Danika, Brady, Ella, Gavin, Cole, Selina. Dear brother of Michele Mastronardi and predeceased by Pasqualina Mucci, Nicola Mastronardi, Vandino Mastronardi, and Ercole Mastronardi. Special uncle of many nieces and nephews. Giuseppe retired from H.J. Heinz in 1988. He loved growing flowers and farming. Giuseppe was a founding member of the Roma Club and was active in the choir, Bocci Ball, festivals, and other activities. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Thursday, September 27, 2018 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. with Parish Prayers at 4:30 p.m. Funeral Mass to celebrate Giuseppe's life will be held at St. Michael’s Church, 29 Elliott Street on Friday, September 28, 2018 at 10 a.m. with visitation 1 hour before Mass. Entombment at Erie Memorial Gardens to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations made by cheque to the Erie Shores Hospice or Erie Shores Health Foundation would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort and remembrance or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca