Passed away peacefully on October 15, 2012 at the age of 85 years.  Much loved husband of Anna (nee Gerardi); with whom he shared 61 years of marriage.  Loving father of Tony & wife Diane, Pierina and late husband Vladimir, Phil & wife Christine, Josie & husband Jerry Norcia and  Mary & Rob Vriesacker. Cherished nonno of Jennifer, Stephanie, Larry, Trish, Anna, Jessica, Melissa, Dallas, Sabrina, Michael, Samantha, Bianca, Jenna, Alysha and Micayla.  Bis Nonno of Iseis, Armara, Dominique, Christina, Mercedes, Troy, Jack and baby Giacalone on the way.  Dear brother of the late Antonino and his late wife Giovanna, late Pino and wife Maria and Maria & her late husband Tino.  Laureato will also be sadly missed by a very large extended family in the Windsor and Detroit area.  Laureato retired from Chrysler at the age of 62 years.  Visiting at WINDSOR CHAPEL FUNERAL HOME (Banwell Chapel) 519-253-7234     11677 Tecumseh Rd. E. at Banwell Rd. on Wednesday October 17, 2012 from 2-5 pm and 7-9 pm.  Prayers Wednesday evening at 8:00 pm. Funeral service on Thursday October 18, 2012  at 9:30 am from the funeral home then to St. Anne Church (Tecumseh) 12233 Tecumseh Rd E. for funeral mass at 10:00 am.  Entombment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  In memory of Laureato, donations may be made to the Kidney Foundation.  On-line condolences and cherished memories may be shared with the family at

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