RITA BOCCIA (nee Lisi) After a courageous battle with cancer on Friday, November 23, 2012 at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre at the age of 68. Beloved wife of Domenico and cherished mother to Claudio (Lidia), Silvana (Robert Smith) and Mauro (Mirella). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren Cora, Luca, Olivia, Jessica, Jacob, Samantha, Julian and Simon. Always remembered by her siblings Bruno, Robert, and Carla. Visitation will be held at the Bernardo Funeral Home (2960 Dufferin St., south of Lawrence Ave. W.) on Sunday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Augustine of Canterbury Church (80 Shoreham Dr. - Jane St., south of Steeles Ave.) on Monday, November 26, 2012 at 10 a.m. Entombment will follow at Glendale Memorial Gardens (1810 Albion Rd., at Highway 27). If desired, donations in Rita's memory can be made to the Sunnybrook Health Science Centre Foundation.

Funeral Home

Bernardo Funeral Home
2960 Dufferin Street North York, ON M6B 3S9
(416) 789-7661

Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 24, 2012