BONANNO, Carmel “Charlie” - It is with great sadness that the family of “Charlie” Bonanno announces his passing at home in Toronto, on Sunday, June 20, 2021, at the age of 94 years.
He was born on December 4, 1926 in Selmun, Malta. Carmel had a passion for big band music. Carmel was a founding member of the Malta Band Club which now operates in Mississauga. He volunteered countless hours to the organization.
Carmel will be missed by his son Joseph Bonanno and daughter-in-law Elizabeth Bonanno.
Carmel will also be fondly remembered by his three grandchildren Victoria Bonanno (Michael Mucci), Lydia Bonanno (Dean Meloche) and Vanessa Bauer (Daniel Bauer).
Carmel will be missed by his great-grandchildren Miles and Max Mucci, Anneliese and Eleanor Bauer.
Those who desire may make memorial donations in memory of Carmel please give to the Malta Band Club (Mississauga) and St. Paul the Apostle Church (Toronto).