The family announces with sorrow, his passing away in Sudbury, Wednesday, December 25, 2014 at the age of 88 years. Son of the late Francesco and late Adele Tomassini. Loving husband of 64 years to Julia (née Zilinski). Dear father to John (Brenda) of Ottawa, Alan of Elliot Lake, Anna (Robert) of Toronto, Joe (Margaret) of Ottawa and Lisa (Stephen) of Hanmer. Predeceased by his siblings Tarci (Flavia) Tomassini, Alda (late Evo) Falcioni, Ornato (Florence) Tomassini and Delmo (late Joyce) Tomassini. Special Nono to Michael (Chelsea), Julia, Danielle (Nick), Angela, Clayton, Haley and Mason. They were the light of his life and always brought a big smile to his face. The family would like to thank the 4th floor palliative staff of H.S.N. for their special care. The family will receive relatives and friends at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME, 222 Lasalle Blvd., Sudbury, Tuesday, December 30, 2014 from 2-4 p.m. A celebration of life will follow at 4 p.m. at the COOPERATIVE FUNERAL HOME. Donations (by cheque only) to Maison Vale Hospice or the association of your choice would be appreciated.