Giannina Simioni passed away peacefully surrounded by her children in Spirit River Long Term Care on November 11, 2021 at the age of 96 years.
Giannina will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by her children, Elsa (John) Sekulic, Diana (Evans) Forsyth, Antonio Simioni (Wendy Moshuk); seven grandchildren, Janine Sekulic, Greg Sekulic, Warren Sekulic (Stefanie), Shannon Forsyth (Marc Carriere), Alison Forsyth (Chris Tomusiak), Cara Simioni and Andrea Simioni; five great grandchildren, Sadie, Aubrey and Parker Sekulic, Ben and Daniel Carriere, two great grand babies in the New Year, and her sister, Flora Pegorin of Italy.
She was predeceased by her husband; Guerino and eight siblings.
Special thanks to the amazing staff at the Central Peace Health Centre and the Pleasantview Lodge in Spirit River, who have treated her with such kindness and respect for her many years there.
A Funeral Mass will be held on Saturday, November 20, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. at Santa Maria Goretti, 9110-110 Ave, Edmonton. Entombment will take place at Holy Cross Mausoleum, Edmonton.
Memorial donations may be made to Central Peace Health Complex, Residents Family Council, c/o Judy Brown, Box 825, Spirit River, AB, T0H 3G0 or Santa Maria Goretti Parish, 9110 110 Ave N.W., Edmonton AB, T5H 1S5.
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