After a courageous battle with cancer with her loving family by her side on July 9, 2012 at 36 years of age. Beloved mother of Massimo Gidillini. Cherished daughter of Joe and Rosa Maria Scaglione. Loving sister of Joe and wife Karen and Zizi of Matteo and Luca. Dear granddaughter of Rosa and the late Paolo Virelli and the late Rafallela and Nunziato Scaglione. Dearest niece of Dominico and Irene, Frank, Santa and Settimio, Nick and Anna, Tony, Mimma and Rino and Joe and the late Guisseppina. She will be sadly missed by many cousins and dear friends. Rafelina worked for 17 years at the Bank of Montreal (Harris Private Banking) as a private bank manager, a teacher at St. Clair College and a board member for We Care for Kids. Thank you to all the nurses and doctors at Met and Hotel Dieu Hospital for their care and support. Special thank you to Dr. Ravid. If you so desire, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Visitation Thursday 2-5pm and 7-9pm. Prayers Thursday at 7pm. Funeral Friday at 9:15am from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to Assumption Church for Mass at 10am. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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