Maria Loreta Racano

Maria Loreta Racano


Went to be with the Lord

surrounded by her family on

Friday, August 24, 2012 at the age

of 84.  Survived by her children, Tony (Maria) of Kelowna, Josie (Gary) Kelly of Winnipeg, Franca (Henry) Racano-Bauer of

Winnipeg, Rita Racano of

Inwood, MB, grandchildren

Eddy, TJ (Amy), Gino, Natalie,

Loretta, Sherrie (Justin), Michael, Carla (Dennis), Danny (Lindsay), David (Jennifer), great

grandchildren Luca, Marco, AJ, Mila, Angelo, Michaela, Reece and Jocelyn, her siblings Claudina (Sister

Giuseppina), Mauro and Leah, sister-in-law Maria Racano and numerous nieces and nephews.  Sadly predeceased

by her husband Ettorino in 2005, her brother Tom and her

sister Emma.  Maria was devoted to her church and her home, bur her passion was her family and her beloved

garden.  We are truly grateful to the angels on 5B at KGH who cared so compassionately and patiently for our mother.  Prayer Service will be held on Tuesday, August 28, 2012

at 7:00 pm andMass of Christian Burial will follow on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 10:30 am both at

Immaculate Conception Catholic Church,

839 Sutherland Ave.  Interment to follow in Kelowna

Memorial Park Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers, memorial

donations may be made to the Kelowna General Hospital Foundation, 2268 Pandosy St. Kelowna, BC, V1Y 1T2.

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