BATTISTON, Giovanni - It is with great sorrow the family announces the passing of Giovanni on February 19, 2012. He will be dearly missed by his wife Louisa (Miccoli) and his children daughter Ellen, son Carlo, daughter-in-law Carmen and youngest daughter Diane. He also leaves behind his sister Maria Luchin. He was loved by his grandchildren Shaymien, John Carlo, Andrew, Matthew and all his family and friends. A visitation will be held at the "EGLINTON CHAPEL" of McDougall & Brown Funeral Home, 1812 Eglinton Ave. West (at Dufferin), 416-782-1197, Thursday, February 23rd 6-9 p.m. and Friday, February 24th from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held at St. Clare's Parish, 133 Westmount Ave., at 10 a.m. Interment at Holy Cross Cemetery to follow.