BONORA – Rosi Bonora of Brooks, Alberta died in the Brooks Health Centre on February 25, 1988 at the age of 45 years.
She was born at Calvolla di Tenno, Italy on June 19, 1942 and came to Canada in 1950 to Lethbridge. .
She married in Lethbridge on August 15, 1959 and came to Brooks in 1967 and operated Mario’s Electric in partnership with her husband.
She was predeceased by her mother Ester Santoni in November, 1987.
Surviving are her husband Mario of Brooks and her loving children, Jim and his wife Karen of Brooks, Doris and her husband Lorne of Edmonton, Ron and his wife Pam of Brooks and Lisa and her fiance Carl Smith of Brooks, a granddaughter Ashley of Brooks, her father Pietro Santoni of Lethbridge, three brothers, Corrido, Danny and his wife Barb and George and his wife Pat all of Lethbridge and numerous nieces and nephews.
Prayer service was held on Monday, February 29 at 6:30 p.m. in Smith Memorial Chapel and funeral mass was celebrated on Tuesday, March 1 at 10:30 a.m. in St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father John Petravicius celebrant. Interment followed in the Brooks Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Corrido Santoni, George Santoni, Danny Santoni, Guido Zanoni, Arrnand Zanoni and Lorne Gunter.
Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Brooks Bulletin March 02, 1988 Roll 45 Image 507