FRANCO, Eugenia - With great sadness we announce the passing of Eugenia on December 29, 2012 at the age of 88. Predeceased by her husband Mario, Eugenia leaves behind her beloved children Lina (Mario DeCicco), Antonio, Joe (Leanna), Frank (Theresa), Maria, Giovanna (John), Pasquale (Josie), Italia (Phil Franco), Paolo (Jacqueline), Giulietta, Luciana, Fausta (Fernando Tedesco) and Dora (Craig Donnachie). Cherished Nonna to 18 grandchildren and Bisnonna to 14 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at the Bernardo Funeral Home (2960 Dufferin St., south of Lawrence Ave.) on Wednesday, January 2, 2013 from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Francis of Assisi Church (72 Mansfield Ave. - Grace St., south of College St.) on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 9:30 a.m. Entombment will follow at Beechwood Cemetery (7241 Jane St., north of Steeles Ave.). Donations in Eugenia's memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association.