Lina (Pasqualina) Tantalo

17 March , 197020 May , 2019

Lina (Pasqualina) Tantalo was born on March 17, 1970 in Toronto, Ontario and passed away on May 20, 2019 in Toronto, Ontario at the age of 49 years.

Lina is the beloved daughter of Cristina Tantalo (nee Banko) and the late Nunzio Tantalo (passed away in 2004). She is the loving sister of Josephine (Daniel Contogiannis), Gina Tantalo (Lukas Press) and Remo (Natalie Brown), cherished and fun loving zia of Sophia, Erika and Peter.

Lina will always be remembered for her kindness and big heart, zest for life, her passion for baking, love of photography and her festive spirit. She will be loved, deeply missed and forever remembered by all of her immediate family, extended family and friends.

Family and friends may visit at the Jerrett Funeral Home, 1141 St. Clair Ave. W. (1 block east of Dufferin) on Frida, May 24, 2019 from 2-4pm & 6-9pm. The Funeral Mass will be on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 11am at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church, 1041 Bloor St. W. Interment to follow at Prospect Cemetery, 1450 St. Clair Ave. W.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Memory of Lina Tantalo may be made to the Huntington Society of Canada.


  • Visitation Friday, 24 May , 2019
  • Visitation Friday, 24 May , 2019
  • Funeral Mass Saturday, 25 May , 2019
  • Interment Saturday, 25 May , 2019


Lina (Pasqualina) Tantalo

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Michael Lippa

4 June 2019

My sincerest thoughts of sadness and hope are with you and your loved ones:((

You and your family were adored by my late mother and still are by us - her sons.
I want to send my most sincere condolences to you and your family.

We love you and will miss Lina very much.

Michelino, Lodovico, Innocenzo and Anselmo Lippa

Heidi Fine

23 May 2019

Dear Josie & Dan & Tantalo Family,

We are thinking of you during this difficult time. I will always remember Lina’s kind eyes and beautiful smile when we were together for the up close and personal - Rolling Stones concert at the Palais!! May she now be in peace xo.
Our condolences, Geoff & Heidi Fine