Francesco Mastrella

March 28, 1929 - March 27, 2013 

Francesco Mastrella

March 28, 1929 - March 27, 2013 

Obituary for Francesco Mastrella

MASTRELLA, Francesco (Frank) – Peacefully, on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at the Peterborough Regional Health Center. Beloved husband of the late Carmina (Née Negri). Dear father of Sal, Cesidio (Clare), Marina, and Joanne. Loving Nonno of Nicholas, Nina, Michael and Sophia. Survived by sisters Giuseppa (Emiliano) Palozzi, Anna (the late Giuseppe) Bianchi, Maria (Eliseo), Cesidia (Nicola) DiNardo, Gemma (Pasquale) DiNardo, sister-in-law Domenica (the late Ottavio); brothers Marcello (Grazia) and Roberto (Maria). Predeceased by brothers Giovanni and Ottavio, sister-in-law Gioconda, and brother-in-law Giuseppe. Frank was born in Villavallelonga, Italy in 1929, served in the military, and worked hard there until his immigration to Canada. He worked as a barber for over 50 years. Frank was always full of lively stories and enjoyed spending time with his family, gardening, hunting, and fishing. We will miss his energy and home cooking. Relatives and friends will be welcomed at COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME –ASHBURNHAM CHAPEL 840 Armour Road, Peterborough on Friday, April 12, 2013 from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday, April 13 from 10 -11 a.m. for a funeral service to be held at 11 a.m. in the chapel. Interment St. Peter’s Cemetery. Reception to follow. If desired, condolences to the family, direction to the service, and donations in Frank’s memory to the Canadian Cancer Society may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-740-0444.

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