Francesca "Franca" Posteraro-Gatti

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  • "Always a smiling face at SickKids. Franca was a wonderful..."
    - Sandy Ewart
  • "Franca was so positive and so thoughtful. May God bless you..."
    - Donna, Greg & Felicity
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    - Mark Sumner
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    - Erin K
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FRANCESCA 'FRANCA' POSTERARO-GATTI Peacefully, with her family at her side, Francesca lost her battle with cancer on Sunday, March 22, 2009, at the age of 35. Beloved wife of Joe Gatti. Loving mother of Vienna. Daughter of Maria and Vincenzo Posteraro of Oshawa. Daughter-in-law of Anna and Michele Gatti of Mississauga. Sister of Gaetano (Anne), Gino (Susy), Sherry (Mike) and Charmayne. Sister-in-law of Tony (Elsie) and Mike (Kelly-Sue). Francesca will be sadly missed by all of her nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles, cousins, godchildren, and family and friends both in Canada and Italy. Resting at the Armstrong Funeral Home, 124 King Street East, Oshawa, with a Mass of Christian Burial at St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, 3800 Courtice Rd. N., Courtice, on Wednesday, March 25th at 11:00 a.m. Entombment Resurrection Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Hospital for Sick Children Cancer Unit, Princess Margaret Hospital Stem Cell Research, or Lakeridge Health Bowmanville would be greatly appreciated. Visitation Tuesday 2-4 p.m. and 6-9 p.m. For online condolences please visit

Published in the Toronto Star on Mar. 24, 2009