Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.
The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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DE LUCA, Giuseppina – After a courageous battle with cancer, Giuseppina De Luca (nee Addario) succumbed peacefully, surrounded by her loving family at the Welland Hospital on Sunday, September 10, 2006 at the age of 64. She leaves many happy memories for Emilio, her husband of over 34 years. Dearly loved mother of Caterina (Joseph Ortiz), Marisa, Sandra, Rosanna and Joe. Cherished grandmother of Christopher. Dear sister of Domenico Addario (Teresa), Nancy Ammendolia (late Agostino), Michael Addario (Rachel), Rose Ventresca (Felice) and Jim Addario (Lynda). Sister-in-law of Rita Oliverio (Ottavio), Antonio De Luca (Ninetta) and Anna De Luca. Fondly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Friends may call at
J.J. Patterson & Sons Funeral Residence
19 Young Street, Welland
on Monday from 7-9 p.m. and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where a Vigil will be conducted on Tuesday at 7 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Rite of Committal at Holy Cross Cemetery. If desired, donations may be made to The Toronto Sunnybrook Regional Cancer Centre - GI Clinic, through The Sunnybrook Foundation.
“To the world, she was one of us,
To us, she was the world”
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As a memorial tribute, a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows – memories live.
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