Faccenda, Alberto “Romeo”

After a short and very courageous battle with leukemia, Romeo passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side on March 26, 2012 at the age of 63. Loving, truly cherished husband and best friend of Mary for 38 years. Beloved father of Davide and wife Francine, Adam and girlfriend Andrea, Eric and fiancé Leslie. Dearest Nonno of Romeo and Sofia, who always looked forward to their trips to Tim Hortons together. Dearest son of the late Luigi and Addolorata Faccenda. Very devoted son-in-law of Rocco and Anna Menna. Dear brother of Cesare and wife Fiorella, Pasqualina and husband Roberto D’Ambrosio, Alba and husband Salvatore Criscenzo, Adriana and husband Filippo Ventre. Dear brother-in-law of Rose and husband Joe Capaldi. Romeo will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, dear friends and neighbours. Romeo will be remembered for his warm and loving heart and always putting others first. He enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, especially to Italy, his many renovation projects and shopping at Canadian Tire. He was everybody’s “Mr. Fix-it!”  Salute, Dad!!! If you so desire, donations to the Oncology 4 West Tower of Windsor Regional Hospital Metropolitan Campus or Transition to Betterness would be appreciated by the family. Visiting Wednesday 7-9pm and Thursday 2-5 & 7-9pm. Parish Prayers Thursday at 7:30pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Friday, family and friends are invited to St. John the Baptist Church, Amherstburg, Ontario at 10am, followed by Mass at 11am. Entombment St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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Filed Under: Chatham-Kent, Windsor