Armando Bonfiglio

Obituary of Armando Bonfiglio

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Bonfiglio, Armando Antonio

Our community sadly lost a pillar on Tuesday, October 26, 2021. Armando Antonio Bonfiglio born March 16, 1946, passed away suddenly at 75 years old in his own home. Loving husband to Anna (Paglione) Bonfiglio for 50 years. Loving father to Enza Bonfiglio-Wood (Russ) and Peppe Bonfiglio (Deborah) and amazing Nonno to Sofia, Vincent, Alessio, Eric and Ivano. Armando was born in his beloved town Alia, Sicily. He was the son to Giuseppe Bonfiglio and Vincenza Taravella who both predeceased him. He was also predeceased by his sisters Giuseppina Bonfiglio (Antonino), Maria Bonfiglio (Luigi) and Gina Venetico (Salvatore) and brother Gaetano Bonfiglio (Rosina), brother-in-laws Victor Paglione (Maria), Santino Paglione (Nancy), Lucio Citro (Elvira) and sister-in-law Josephine Marcovecchio D’Annibale (Mario). He is survived by his sister Elvira Citro (Lucio) in Ottawa, Paulino Bonfiglio (Fifa) and Beniamino Bonfiglio (Judy) in Italy, and brother-in-laws and sister-in-laws, Rosina Bonfiglio (Gaetano), Maria Paglione (Victor), Italo and Gemma Paglione, Tony and Betty Paglione, Lucy and Frank Gabriele, Nancy Paglione (Santino), Mauro and Lucy Paglione, Nancy and Fred Vecera, Carmine Paglione and Susie Iaconelli. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews who loved him dearly. Armando worked at the H.J. Heinz company for 28 years. He was a devoted husband, father and Nonno. He worked so hard to provide and create a wonderful life here in Canada. He was an inspiration to many with his powerful and magical voice. He wrote and created his own music that will live on forever. Armando enjoyed gardening, running and especially entertaining everyone. He will be deeply missed by the entire community. Visiting at Reid Funeral Home, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Monday 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Mass of the Resurrection will be held at St. Michael’s Church, 29 Elliott St., Leamington on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at 10:30 am. Due to COVID restrictions, visitation and the Funeral Mass are limited to a specific number of visitors. Only those with an appointment will be allowed in. Please book an appointment at www.reidfuneralhome.ca. Everyone must wear a mask. Entombment at Erie Memorial Gardens. As an expression of sympathy and in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Autism Ontario (Windsor-Essex Chapter) or to Transition to Betterness would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their words of comfort or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca

Monday
1
November

Visitation 1

2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Monday, November 1, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
14 Russell Street
Leamington, Ontario, Canada
Monday
1
November

Visitation 2

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, November 1, 2021
Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre
14 Russell Street
Leamington, Ontario, Canada
Tuesday
2
November

Service Information

10:30 am - 11:30 am
Tuesday, November 2, 2021
St. Michael's Church
29 Elliott Street
Leamington, Ontario, Canada

Entombment Information

Erie Memorial Gardens
209 Erie Street South
Leamington, Ontario, Canada