ZUPANCIC, Alice L. - At her residence on Sunday, December 9, 2012. Alice Loria Zupancic of Woodstock in her 81st year. Beloved wife of Frederic Ignatius Zupancic for 57 years. Dear mother of John and his wife Rachel of Boston and Terrie and her husband Warren Gibson of Whitby. Cherished grandmother of Sarah (Max) Mitchell, Taylor (Jessica) Gibson, Emma (Patrick Dunn) Gibson, Adam Zupancic and Hannah Zupancic and loved great- grandmother of Jasper and Ryder Mitchell. Also survived by her sister Virginia (late Luigi) Ragogna and sister-in-law Simone Demarchi. Predeceased by her parents Giovanni and Maria (nee Maggi) Demarchi and brothers Lino and Dante Demarchi. The family will receive friends at the Brock & Visser Funeral Home, 845 Devonshire Ave., Woodstock, 519-539-0004, on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be held at Holy Trinity Catholic Parish, 904 Dundas St., on Thursday, December 13th at 1:30 p.m. Cremation to follow. The family graciously declines flowers in favour of contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario, or a charity of one's choice. Online condolences at Parish prayers to be held in the funeral home chapel Wednesday evening at 6:30 p.m.

Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 11, 2012