AVELLINO, Catherine "Katie"
June 28, 1924-August 2, 2012
With great sorrow and heavy hearts we announce her passing into the arms of the Lord, peacefully at WRH-Met Campus. Beloved wife of the late Tony Avellino (2006). Loving mother of Mario and the late Linda Avellino (2011) and Gemma Nelson. Dear grandmother to Kathy and Joe Troiani, Ken Avellino, Dawn and Todd Tracey and Tony Nelson. Doting and devoted Nanna to Michael, Nicholas and Olivia Tracey, and Nathaniel and Maxwell Nelson. Katie is survived by her brother Tony and Theresa Grima (Malta), brother in-law Tom and the late Jane Avellino (Windsor), and sister in-law Rita Diacono (Australia). She was predeceased by her brother John Grima (Malta), and sister Annie Borg (Malta)and her brothers in-law Joe and Evelyn Avellino (Australia), Vincent Avellino (Malta), and sister in-law Marianna and Carmel Debono (Malta). Survived by many nieces and nephews in Canada, Malta and Australia. Katie was born in Cospicua, Malta to parents Joseph and Emilia Grima (nee Salerno) and emigrated to Canada in 1952. We extend a sincere and gracious thank you to the incredible staff at Villages of Aspen Lake for the love and care you afforded Katie during her stay. A private family service has taken place. Arrangements entrusted to the Janisse Brothers-Marcotte Funeral Home
1139 Ouellette Avenue
Online condolences may be left at:www.janissemarcotte.ca