It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Luciano Labriola at Lakeridge Health in his 92nd year with his wife, daughter and grandson Adam by his side.
Beloved husband of Concetta (nee D’Amato) for over 65 years.
Loving father of Mike of Oshawa, daughter Anna and son-in-law Gino Pascuzzi of Whitby.
Cherished Nonno of Adam (Jillian Gignac) of Saskatoon, SK, Michael (Bailey Waite) of Deep River, ON, Paul (Ashley) Pascuzzi of Whitby, Carl (Adam Pasquale) of Brooklin, Felicia (Daniele) Berardi of Vaughan and adoring great-grandfather of Carter Pascuzzi.
Predeceased by his parents Luigi Labriola (1989) and Maria Leonarda Maglione (1940).
Predeceased by his brothers Michael (1942), Oreste (2016) sister-in-law Carmela (2019), Giuseppe (2017) and survived by his sister-in-law Lina.
Also predeceased by his brother-in-law Romualdo D’Amato (2012) and sister-in-law Maria (2019) of Italy. Sadly, missed by his brother-in-law and best friend Antonio (Concetta) D’Amato of Oshawa. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews and their extended families.
Luciano was born in Savignano, Irpino, Italy and immigrated to Canada in 1958. Shortly afterwards his wife Concetta and children Mike and Anna joined him and they settled in Oshawa to raise their family.
After 25 years of service he retired from Lasco Steel (Gerdau) Whitby at the age of 65.
A heartfelt thank you to the Emergency Acute Care and the Supportive Care Unit (4F) staff for their loving care and compassion.
Visitation will be held at the OSHAWA FUNERAL HOME, 847 King Street West, Oshawa, Ontario on Tuesday, February 11, 2020 from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Catholic funeral mass will be held at St. Mary of the People Parish, 570 Marion Avenue, Oshawa, ON (Stevenson Road N & Marion) on Wednesday, February, 12, 2020 at 10:30 am. Followed by entombment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, 355 Taunton Road East, Whitby, Ontario.