web_Tedesco, MirellaPeacefully with her loving family by her side on March 16, 2013, at the age of 72, after a long and courageous battle. Loving wife of Guiseppe (Joe) for 50 years.  Treasured mother of John and wife Nicole (Italy), Nelly and Enzo, Fabio and wife Jennifer.  Dear sister of Emilia, and predeceased by her brothers Dino, Denis and his wife Irene (all of Italy).  Cara Nonna (Nonner) of Flavio, Alexander, Matteo and Nico.  She will be missed by her  sisters-in-law Maria and husband Piero, Adila and her late husband Giovanni.  Also predeceased by her brothers-in-law Angelo and wife Esterina, Antonio, Luigi and Arcisio. Survived by several nieces and nephews in Italy. She was a member of the Italian Woman’s Club, G. Caboto Auxiliary.  The family is grateful for the care and support provided by Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, C.C.A.C., especially nurse Aliye and friends and family.  Special thanks to Alida who assisted in Mirella’s care.  If you so desire, donations to Windsor & Essex Cancer Centre Foundation or Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.  Visitation Tuesday, 3:00-5:00 and 7:00-9:00 p.m.  Prayers Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.  Funeral Wednesday, 9:15 a.m. from Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841 to St. Joseph’s Church, River Canard for Mass at 10:00 a.m.  Interment to follow at Heavenly Rest Cemetery.  Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca

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