Simone, Donato

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of Donato on December 1, 2018 at 93 years of age surrounded by his family.  Beloved husband of Maria (nee Rosati) for 66 years.  Loving father of Victor Simone (Connie), Rina Resendes (Alfred), Mary Anne Robinson (Mark). Precious nonno of Jennifer (Nathan), Michael (Kathryn), Jenna, Daniella, Nicholas and Noah. Great grandfather of Joseph, Sean and Natalya.  Son of the late Carmen and Chiara Simone, and his step mother the late Graziella. Dear brother of the late Maria D’Urbano (late Agostino), late Angiolina Palumbo (late Fioravando), late Camillo (late Rosalina), Antonio (Anna), Anna DiClemente (late Serafino), Chiarina Conte (late Emidio), late Rocco (Assunta) and Rosalia D’Angelo (late Agostino). Brother in-law of Pasquale Rosati (Antoinette), Rosalia DiCarlo (Frank), Mario Rosati (Maria) and Anna Salvati (Mario).Will be missed dearly by many other family members and close friends.  Donato has enjoyed many years of retirement from General Motors, spending time in his backyard tending to his garden and travelling with his wife. He enjoyed being a member of St. John the Baptist choir, Giuseppe Verdi Club & Coro Group and the Alpini Group of Windsor.  If you desire memorial tributes to the Transition to Betterness Comfort Program, would be appreciated. Visitation will take place on Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm.  Parish prayers at 4:30 pm.  Funeral service on Thursday at 9:45 am at Families First 585 Sandwich Street South, Amherstburg, 519-969-5841. Proceeding to St. John the Baptist Church for funeral mass at 10:30 am.  Entombment to follow at St. John the Baptist Cemetery. Share memories, photos or make a donation at

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