Foto - editedIt is with great sadness that our family announces that our Angel has gone to Heaven on Thursday, August 7th, 2014. Deeply loved, admired and adored daughter of Pat and Vito Foto. Beloved granddaughter of Franca and the late Giuseppe Foto, Myriam and Jose Da Costa and the late Tulio Lorza. Loving niece of Anna (Joe), Joe (Linda), Gerardo (Adriana), Gustavo (Maria Fernanda), Myriam (Camilo), Gloria (Diego), Susy (Jose Maria) and Ramiro. Alex will be sadly missed by her cousins and extended family in Colombia, Europe, the U.S.A. and Canada as well as numerous friends around the world. Alex was a graduate of Sir Frederick Banting Secondary School and was an exceptional student and cheerleader at the University of Waterloo. Alex had a passion for diving, running, reading, gymnastics and fundraising. She was dedicated to helping children around the world and was currently sponsoring a child in the Dominican Republic. Alex was a World Vision Ambassador, a leader and organizer. She travelled to Kenya, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, and most recently Brazil, to advocate on behalf of children in poverty. Alex assisted with various events including the ‘30 Hour Famine’ and was a great inspiration to all who knew her. She will be truly missed by her mother and father and all those who deeply loved her. Alex will forever live in our hearts. Visitation will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Sunday from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m., with prayers at 1:45 p.m. and on Monday from 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. PETER`S BASILICA, 196 Dufferin Avenue, London, on Tuesday, August 12th, 2014 at 11:00 a.m. Entombment to follow at St. Peter’s Holy Family Chapel Mausoleum. Those wishing to remember Alex are asked to send flowers or consider a donation to World Vision. Online condolences may be made at

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