Obituary of Anna Loffredo
With great sadness we announce that Anna Loffredo passed away peacefully surrounded by the love of her family, on October 8, 2022, in her 92nd year.
In 1955 Anna married her soulmate of 37 years, Emilio (deceased 1993).
Anna is survived by her loving children Angelina (Matteo) Russo, Joe (Janice) Loffredo, and Andy (Barb) Loffredo. She leaves her cherished grandchildren, Matilda (John) Bissada, Christine (Ryan) Comeau, Paul (Lisa) Russo, Marc, Christopher (Ashley) Loffredo, Andrew and Steven Loffredo. Her precious great grandchildren (Ryley and Quinn Comeau, Alexa and Clara Bissada). Also left to mourn is Brother-in-law Antonio Loffredo (Italy). Anna also leaves behind many nieces and nephews in Canada and Italy whom she loved very much.
Predeceased by her parents, Cristofano and Madalena De Pari. Brother, Angelo De Pari and sister-in-law Domenica De Pari. Brother-in-law, Fernando Loffredo and sister-in-law, Maria Loffredo, Sister-in-law, Maria Loffredo (Italy).
Born 1930 in Teano, Italy. Like many women of her generation, Anna and Emilio with their three children came to Canada in 1964 in search of a better future. After working various jobs, they decided to start their career in owning a farm. Anna and Emilio multi-tasked in managing a farm and raising a close family. Anna lived a long, healthy and active life, dedicated to family and friends.
Anna was the happiest being outdoors and gardening. She enjoyed many gatherings with family and friends, who eventually became part of the family. Over the years she travelled with friends and created lasting memories.
We will forever be grateful for the morals and values she instilled in us. She will always be remembered for her kindness, humility, generosity, and most of all her warm smile.
Visitation at Tallman Funeral Home, 3277 King St., Vineland on Friday October 14th from 2-4 and 6-8pm. Prayers will be held at 3:45pm.
Funeral mass will be held at St. Helen Church, 4106 Mountain St. Beamsville on Saturday October 15th at 10:30am. Interment to follow at Mount Osborne Cemetery, Beamsville. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice.