Serafino, born in Sepino, Italy on August 9, 1931, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2013 at the age of 81. He will be missed by his loving family: wife Maria; son Angelo (Adelina); grandchildren Maria (Loui), Fino, Fiorenzo, Marco; great- grandchildren Matteo and Sofia. A viewing for friends and family will be held on Wednesday, January 9 from 6 to 8 p.m., at Bell & Burnaby Funeral Chapel, 4276 Hastings Street, Burnaby. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Thursday, January 10, at 1 p.m. at Holy Trinity Parish, 2725 Lonsdale Avenue, North Vancouver. Entombment is to follow at Ocean View Burial Park, Trinity Abbey Mausoleum, 4000 Imperial Street, Burnaby. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the BC Cancer Society. The family would like to extend a special thank you to Dr. Sugar and Dr. Sasha who cared for Serafino.
Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Jan. 9, 2013