The family of Antonio Talarico are saddened to announce his passing on July 4, 2014, at Fraser Hope Lodge, Hope, BC. Dad was born in Scigliano, Italy on April 26, 1927, he had just celebrated his 87th Birthday in the usual style which he loved, food, family and friends. He was predeceased by his loving wife Concetta on January 12, 2012, his three brothers Francesco, Guido and Michale. He is survived by his sister Ines Vizza who resides in Italy, his son John, daughters Rosa (Chuck), Antonietta and the two apples of his eyes, his grandsons JohnAnthony and Andrew. We would like to Thank the staff of the Fraser Hope lodge, the Nursing staff, care aide workers for the care they gave our Dad, it was always with the utmost love and respect. Nurses especially in need of our sincere Thanks are Mary, Marleese, and Deanna and Holly who were with Dad in his final moments. Angels on earth are a true blessing. Also we would like to Thank Dr G. Asche, Dad's long time Dr and Dr D. Botha. Prayers will be held on Friday, July 11 at 7:00 pm from Our Lady of Good Hope Roman Catholic Church, Hope, BC A celebration of Dad's life with be held on Saturday, July 12, 2014 at 11:00 am at Our Lady of Good Hope Parish,871 Water St., Hope, BC. If friends so desire, donations may be made to The Brain Injury Association of Canada or the Diabetes Association of Canada.
Henderson's Funeral Homes & Crematorium in care of arrangements, 604-792-1344.