Monachello LeonaMONACHELLO, Leonarda 'Leona' (Borsellino) - (May 5 1920 – June 9 2019) -

It is with the deepest sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Leona on June 9th, 2019, who was 99 years old.

Loving wife to the late Placido for 74 years.

Beloved mother to John (Marie) and David (Leah).

Cherished grandmother to Jeffrey (Sandra), Jillian (Derek), Kristin (Ian), Michael (Elizabeth), Timothy (Danielle) and Kate (Walter). Great-grandmother to Michaela, Lauren, Jacob and Lucas.

Predeceased by her parents Angelo and Concettina Borsellino, her sister Mary Grace and her brothers Anthony and Joseph (Lillian).

Leona was a woman of great conviction, devoted to God’s will, a lover of life and a positive influence on everyone she knew. Her family, friends, and society are stronger because of her shining inspiration. Leona was unique, greatly loved and will be missed.

Visitation at Bay Gardens Funeral Home, 1010 Botanical Drive, Burlington on Thursday from 10:00 am - 11:00 am. Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, June 13th at 11:00 am. Cremation to follow.

For those who wish, it would be appreciated that memorial donations could be made to the Carpenter Hospice, Burlington, or Port Nelson United Church, Burlington.