BARTOLOMEO, Carmela - Passed away suddenly on February 16, 2013 days after celebrating her 77th birthday on February 12th in the loving company of her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Predeceased by her loving husband Pasquale. Cherished mother of Nick (Philomena) and Victoria (Stephen). Devoted nonna of Steven (Dian), David (Sabrina), Lisa-Marie (Jonathan), Daniel (Stephanie), Paul and Michael. Proud bisnonna of Adam, Ava, Justin, Olivia and Luca. Predeceased by her sisters Cristina and Rosina. Sister of Gennaro (Anna). Our mother will be missed immensely. She always put her family first even when her health compromised her ability to show her love and devotion in her entirely unselfish and giving ways. Family and friends will be received at the Ward Funeral Home, 4671 Hwy. 7 (west of Pine Valley Dr.), Woodbridge, on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. David's Church, 2601 Major Mackenzie Dr., Maple, on Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. Entombment to follow at Holy Cross Cemetery.