Aliessina Di Iorio

Obituary of Aliessina Di Iorio


It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Aliessina Di Iorio (Di Salvo), formerly of Pietrabbondante, Italy. She died peacefully at her home on May 5, 2018 in her 97th year. Devoted mother of Alex, Lino (Lynne), and Jerry (Louise); loving grandmother of Debbie (Rocco), Diane (Randall), Christie (Troy), Steven, Elio (Erin), Anthony, Michael (Alex) and David (Jesse); and great-grandmother of James, Eliot, Kate, Andrew, Blake, Hayley and Alice. She will be greatly missed by her family as well as her many friends and neighbours. Although we grieve the loss of our beloved “Nonna,” we take comfort in knowing that she is reunited with her husband Elio and family members that went before her.

Visitation will be held at R.S. Kane Funeral Home, 6150 Yonge st. (at Goulding, south of Steeles) on Tuesday, May 8th between the hours of 2-4 pm and 6-9 pm, with a funeral mass at St. Paschal Baylon Catholic Church, 92 Steeles Ave W. on Wednesday, May 9 at 9:30am. Donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated in lieu of flowers.