It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Pete DeMarchi on June 28 2014. He leaves behind the love of his life, Lucille, his wife of 50 years; his 2 daughters, Lisa (Dennis) and Dina (Tony); his grandchildren, Nikki, Michael, Adam and Jamie, Robert ,Julia. He also leaves behind his sister, Bruna DeMarchi; sisters-in-law; brother-in- law; many nieces and nephews and extended family. Pete was recently predeceased by his brothers, Rino and Mario. Pete will always be remembered for his contagious smile, his easy- going personality, his love for family, and his incredible work ethic. In his 77 years he has touched the hearts of many, leaving his mark on everyone he met. He will be greatly missed! Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Thursday, July 3, 2014 at St. Helen's Catholic Church, 3860 Triumph St., Burnaby. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Lions Gate Hospital Palliative Care Unit. Our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Lakha and the Palliative Care staff. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.bellburnaby.com.
Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province from June 30 to July 2, 2014