Mr. Rocco Aricci

March 27, 1935August 25, 2010

Surrounded by his family Rocco passed away after a courageous battle with cancer on Wednesday, August 25, 2010 at the age of 75. Rocco was a devoted husband and father and leaves behind his loving wife Marcella of 53yrs, his daughters Antonietta (Pietro), Silvia(Richard) and his son Mario(Maria). A loving grandfather of Alessio, Marcello, Rocco, Marco, Stefania, Alexander, MarcAnthony and Ariana. Survived by his sisters Maria Luigia, Valeria and brothers Carmine and Mario. After leaving Casino, Frosinone, Italy in 1966 to settle in Toronto, Rocco worked as a construction worker and labour for over 40 years and retired in 2000. He continued to work at the St. Lawrence Market helping his son Mario at his fruit and vegetable store, Ponesse Foods. Even with his illness Rocco continued to help his son as he loved the market so. Rocco’s philosophy was to live to work and not work to live. Rocco was the Patriarch of the family and ensured he took care of his family. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends. Friends and relatives will be received at DELMORO FUNERAL HOME, 61 Beverly Hills Dr., (1 light south of Wilson Ave., west of Jane St. – 416-249-4499) on Saturday August 28, 2010 from 6-9 pm and on Sunday, August 29, 2010 from 2-4 & 7-9 pm. A funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, August 30, 2010 in ST. CHARLES BORROMEO ROMAN CATHOLC CHURCH (On Lawrence Avenue at Dufferin Street). Entombment to follow at Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery (On Langstaff Road at Bayview Avenue). Rocco would greatly appreciate your donations to the Canadian Cancer Society in his honour. We love you Dad, you were like no other! Your loving family


  • Funeral Service Monday, August 30, 2010
  • Visitation Saturday, August 28, 2010
  • Visitation Sunday, August 29, 2010
  • Visitation Sunday, August 29, 2010

Mr. Rocco Aricci

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February 4, 2011

To the greatest dad any daughter could have. Dad I think of you everyday that goes by. I miss talking and laughing with you may you rest in peace. We love you and will always cherish all the good times. Love Silvia Richard Ariana Alexander & MarcAnthony Moreno

Stephanie Aricci

September 30, 2010

i miss you, and love you nonno <3

September 6, 2010

Cara famiglia, sono così molto dispiaciuto per la perdita dell'anno cara amata. Che il pensiero a 33:25 di lavoro vi darà conforto nel sapere che il Sig. Arrici tornerà ai giorni della sua giovinezza e in grado di godere la vita senza gli acciacchi della vecchiaia. Il mio cordoglio sincero per te.

September 1, 2010

mario and his family
rocco was an oldtimer
a true pasiano
a salute
claudio masciulli

August 30, 2010

With deepest sympathy, may you feel God's comforting presence during this time of sorrow. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Richard & Alexa Caballero (Phoenix, Arizona)

Tony Savelli

August 30, 2010

Tanti condoglianze alla Famiglia Aricci. A Zia Marcella,gli figli Mario, Antonietta e Silvia e tutti gli Famigliari. Vi preghiamo sempre con amore. Da Antonio Savelli e Famiglia.

August 28, 2010

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May the memories of you give your family the strength and courage to get through this most difficult time. Love the DeMarco, Capozzi and Petta Family.


August 28, 2010

My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. May your memories bring you comfort.

August 28, 2010

May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.

Vince Palermo

August 27, 2010

Rocco - There is only good times to remember at the St. Lawrence Market !! We've all moved on with our lives and families, but the good times will never be forgotten. We offer our sincere condolences to the entire Aricci Family, especially to wife Marcella, and all the kids Mario/Antonietta/Silvia. Our prayers are with you during this difficult time. Love Adriana/Vince/Anthony/Sabrina Palermo