15 April, 1936 – 20 April, 2021
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Mother, Nonna, Sister, Zia, and friend.
Gaetana Ferrara was born April 15, 1936 in Montazzoli, Chieti, Italy and passed away on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at the age of 85.
Gaetana was predeceased by her loving husband of 56 years, Pierino; parents, Antonio and Teresa; sister, Guiseppina; and her brother, Joe.
Gaetana leaves behind a long legacy which includes her loving children: Pina (Silvano), Alfonso, Tony (Paula), and Bruno. Her grandchildren: Nick (Kim), Michelle (Mike), Matt (Hollee), Kalan (Eva), Tyler, Markelle (Matt). Her great grandchildren: Lukas, Alexa, Kristian, Alessio, Khloe, Gianna, Hendrix, and Kingston. As well as her brother, Lorenzo; her sister, Adela; and many family members and friends.
Due to Covid-19 there will be a small family funeral service on Tuesday, May 4th, 2021 at Ocean View Burial Park - South Mausoleum.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Gaetana’s memory to the Arthritis Society: General Donation - The Arthritis Society
- Arthritis Society BC & Yukon Division
No public services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.
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7 May 2021
Bruno and Family. So sorry to hear of your Mothers passing.
Our deepest condolences.
Dave & Belinda York
CARMELA DI FRANCESCO
2 May 2021
Dear Pina, Afonso, Tony and Bruno,
We are very sorry for your loss.
May God be with you all your family during this difficult time,
to ease your pain of loss, and
to fill your thoughts with Happy Memories of your Mother.
May God strengthen your Faith in knowing that she is with Him and is now happy and at peace with Him and all who have passed before her.
Our Sincere Condolences to all for you great loss
Sincerely with love,
Carmela, Carlo, Rosanna, Clara, Sarah, Marcello and Family
1 May 2021
Pina, Alfonso. Tony, Bruno and families, we are saddened by the news of mom passing. May you find comfort in each other at this very difficult time. She will always be dearly remembered. Our heart felt condolences. Maria and Joe Virginillo
29 April 2021
Tony, Paula, Tyler and Markell’s,
So very sorry for your loss.
Wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time.
Cheryl, Terry,Liam, Keely, and Declan
29 April 2021
Our heartfelt condolences to your entire family. With love, Lina and Jake.
29 April 2021
I will miss you Zia. Thank you for always being so good to me and showing your love through teasing each other. The sisters reunite again and I know you’re having fun catching up. Love you Zia. Love Rita aka “Grandma” xoxo