It is with heavy hearts the family announces the passing of Rosa, who went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2016 at the age of 83. Survived by her son Pasquale (Mary) Provenzano of Prince Rupert; daughters Eva (Francesco) Lepore of Ottawa, Giovanna (Roberto) Basso of Kelowna; grandchildren Rosamaria (Brian), Giuliana (Scott), Melissa (Matthew), Peter, Michael (Deana), Alexandra (Spencer), Brandon, Natasha; great grandchildren Zachary, Nevan, Ellie, Avery, Maxim, Henry, Roman; sisters Elisabetta (Beniamino) Briglio of Edmonton, Florinda (Franco) Manfredi of Kelowna, Eva (Michele) Lepore of Italy, Lina (Gionvanni) Molinaro of Kelowna. Sadly predeceased by her mother Maria Briglio, father Giuseppe Pucci, her loving husband of 60 years Pietro, brother Giovanni, brother Arturo, beloved sister–in-law Rita and niece Rosalba. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11:00 am at St. Charles Garnier Church, in Kelowna BC.
A Prayers Service will take place on Tuesday January 12th 2016 at 11:00 am, Annunciation Church, Prince Rupert BC. Interment to follow at a later date in Prince Rupert. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or MS Society