Oshawa Funeral Home


Gioconda D'Annunzio

31 October, 193817 May, 2020
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D’ANNUNZIO, Gioconda “Josie” (nee Albanese) Peacefully at home with her family by her side on Sunday, May 17th, 2020 at 81 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Nicola. Loving mother of Pino and his wife Lisa, Maria Natoli and her husband the late Roberto, Mike and his wife Silvia, and Vince. Cherished Nonna of Nicholas, Michael, Victoria, Matteo and Calvin. Dear sister of Fernando Albanese and his wife Lucy, Melina and her husband the late Tonino, Ulderico and his wife Silvana, Rosa, Concetta and predeceased by Pasqualino, Anita and her husband Tanino. Gioconda will be sadly missed by her many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends, both in Italy and Canada. A private funeral service will be held at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West (905-721-1234). Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Liver Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at Live streaming of the visitation and service will be available on the Oshawa Funeral Home Facebook Page. Due to Covid – 19, a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.


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john pellegrino

25 May 2020

My sincere condolences to the D"Annunzio family. She was a wonderful person and full of life. She will be deeply missed. Rest in peace Gioconda

Nicki Cavallari

24 May 2020

To the D'Annunzio Family,

Sincere Condolences at this difficult time. May the many wonderful memories of your Beautiful Mother carry your sorrow. Rest In Peace Gioconda, you will always be fondly remembered.

In our thoughts and prayers,
Joseph & Josephine Cavallari
Nicki & Greg Baker

Gioacchino & Adelina Occhiuzzi

23 May 2020

We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom.
Our heartfelt condolences to all of you.
Gioacchino, Adelina & Serena Occhiuzzi

Rose and Mario Del Gatto

23 May 2020

Dear D’Annunzio Family, please accept our sincerest condolences from our family to yours. Our hearts are reaching out to all of you at this time. Wishing we could celebrate with you today the amazing life of Gioconda and her beautiful smile and wonderful spirit. She will be greatly missed but never forgotten. Much love to the entire family. Mario and Rose Del Gatto and Angela Falconeri

Natasha Mok

22 May 2020

Mike, Silvia, Michael, Matteo. Our heartfelt sympathies to you and also Maria, Pino, Vinnie and all the kids.
We know how much your mom meant to you and what a great role model she was for All.
We are so sorry for your loss. A lifetime of memories is impossible to close the chapter on.
We are with you in love and prayers during this time and especially as we can’t be with you in person. Until we can embrace you, thinking of you.
Love, the Mok Family

Fame and John Risorto

22 May 2020

Gioconda we will always remember your sense of humour, love for your family and Toronto Maple Leafs.

We will miss you sharing occasions with us and your family but also take solace in the fact you are no longer suffering.

Rest In Peace and we know you’ve now joined your husband in heaven and are finally together again.

Love always and our most sincere condolences

Fame and John Risorto and family

Maria & Joe Runco

22 May 2020

Dear D’Annunzio Family,
Our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your dear Mother, Nonna, Sister, Aunt and best friend. Your beautiful Mother loved her Family with unconditional love and had a zest and joy for life that she passed on to her Family. Keep her memories close to your heart to comfort you and remember that her spirit lives within each of you. With Deepest Sympathy, Maria & Joe Runco

Adreana and Ross Arcella

22 May 2020

Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May you find comfort in remembering all the beautiful memories you shared together. Our deepest condolences. R.I.P Signora Giaconda ❤️ The Arcella Family

Carmela Sortino

22 May 2020

We are so very sorry for your loss. Our most heart felt condolences. You are all in our hearts and prayers.

Carmela Sortino and Giovanni Longo.

Stella Riccio

22 May 2020

Sincere sympathies and condolences to all of the D’Annunzio Family. No one can be prepared for the loss of a loved one,
especially a Mother that was loved so much by all of you.
Remember God is always there prepared to help you through your loss. Through His presence use his guidance and strength to begin the healing within your hearts and souls and may His love surround you all with the comfort only He can give.
Comara Giaconda will be genuinely missed by all who knew her

Thinking of you all
Comara Stella Riccio

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