Passed away peacefully in his home with family by his side on October 31, 2018 at 92 years of age. Loving and caring husband of the late Maria (nee Maiuri) (2017) for 61 years. Son of the late Vincenzo and Lucia Trocchi. Dedicated and selfless father of Lucia-Ann Belcastro, Giuseppe (Marti), Anna Teresa McKerracher (Duncan), Vincenzo (Stacy) and Giovanni Battista (Jody). Proud Nonno of Giovanni, Joshuah, Sarah, Maria, Vanessa, Anthony, Brianna, Aislin, Colin and Ethan. Beloved brother of Archangelo (the late Concetta), Angelina (the late Giuseppe), Grazia (the late Antonio), Teresa (the late Pasquale), Pierina (the late Armando), Pietro (Vincenza) and Assunta (the late Giuseppe). He will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
He retired from Bravo Cement after over 45 years of dedicated service.
Antonio was a dedicated member of the Ciociaro Club where he played cards daily with dear friends. He was an avid sportsman and dedicated to his hobby farm. Antonio enjoyed spending Sunday afternoons watching soccer after cooking pasta for his family.
A special Thank you to Dr. Dale Ziter for your dedicated care of Antonio over the years. In addition to this, a special appreciation to the Hospice team, ParaMed and PSW team for your exceptional compassionate care and attention to Dad’s needs.
If you so desire, donations to Hospice of Windsor would be appreciated by the family.
Visitation Sunday November 4, 2018 from 2 – 5 pm & 7 – 9 pm. Parish Prayers Sunday 4:30 pm at Families First 3260 Dougall Ave. South Windsor, 519-969-5841. On Monday, family and friends are invited to gather at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church (4401 Mount Royal Drive) after 9:30 am, followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 pm. Entombment to Greenlawn Memorial Gardens to follow. Share memories, photos or make a donation at www.FamiliesFirst.ca