Passed away peacefully with loving family by her side on March 27, 2015. Loving wife to the late Antonio (2008). Cherished mother of Anthony and Elizabeth Turcano, Silvia and Mark Bradley and Robert Turcano. Precious Nonna of Natalie, Jacey, Brandie Turcano, Lauren, Lisa, Nicole Bradley, Jacob and Isabella Turcano. Loving daughter of the late Dominic and Colomba Marsella. Beloved sister to Achille Marsella (Costanza), the late Nazareno Marsella (Maria), the late Donata Nardone (the late Tomasso), Panfilia Forte (the late Magno) & Teresa Marsella. She will be sadly missed by many nieces and nephews. Raffaela was extremely unselfish and always put family first ahead of her own needs. She was passionate about cooking for her family, loved to take long walks and always maintained a beautiful vegetable garden. Raffaela cherished the time spent with her 8 beloved grandchildren. “There will be no other like our Nonna”. If you so desire, donations to the Windsor and Essex Cancer Centre Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Tuesday 5 pm – 9 pm & Wednesday 3 pm – 5 pm & 7 pm – 9 pm. Parish Prayers Wednesday 8 pm. Funeral Service Thursday 10:15 am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to Assumption Church – McEwan Campus (711 McEwan Ave.) Liturgy of the Word only at 11:00 am. Entombment Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca
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