DELVILLE, Anna Marie (nee Jaconelli) The Delville family announces with profound sadness the passing of our dear mother Anna on November 30, 2019 at St. Joseph's Villa in Dundas, in her 91st year. Anna died peacefully surrounded by family and close friends. Born in Helensburgh, Scotland, she is survived by her sons Frank (Chris), Tony (Bernadette) and David (Halina). She is also survived by her grandchildren Daniel, Jennifer, Adam, Nicole, and Michelle, and great-grandchildren Erika, Alexa, Daniel, Antonio, and one pre-born great-grandchild. She is predeceased by her parents, Frank and Dora Jaconelli, by her husband, Whitey, and by her brother John Jaconelli. She is also predeceased by in-laws Florence and Murray Colantino, Yolanda Velluto, Mafalda and Sam Donato, Tony and Betty Delville, Mark and Marguerite Del Ville, and Tino Delville. Anna worked for five years at Medland's Variety on Barton Street and thirteen years at the lottery booth named after her, Anna's Lottery Stop in Jackson Square, Hamilton. Anna was a happy, jovial woman filled with love for family and friends. She lived out her love of God as a parishioner of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Hamilton and later St. Francis Xavier Church in Stoney Creek. Special thanks to Amanda Myke, Dr. Boyd, and the nurses and staff at St. Joseph's Villa for their compassionate care of our mother. Visitation at FRISCOLANTI FUNERAL CHAPEL, 43 Barton Street East, on Tuesday, December 3rd from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Vigil prayers at 8:30 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Francis Xavier Parish on Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 12 noon. Interment to follow at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.
Published in The Hamilton Spectator from Nov. 30 to Dec. 7, 2019.