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It is with heavy hearts the family announces the passing of Rosa, who went to be with the Lord on January 3, 2016 at the age of 83.  Survived by her son Pasquale (Mary) Provenzano of Prince Rupert; daughters Eva (Francesco) Lepore of Ottawa, Giovanna (Roberto) Basso of Kelowna;  grandchildren Rosamaria (Brian), Giuliana (Scott), Melissa (Matthew), Peter, Michael (Deana), Alexandra (Spencer), Brandon, Natasha; great grandchildren Zachary, Nevan, Ellie, Avery, Maxim, Henry, Roman; sisters Elisabetta (Beniamino) Briglio of Edmonton, Florinda (Franco) Manfredi of Kelowna, Eva (Michele) Lepore of Italy, Lina (Giovanni) Molinaro of Kelowna.  Sadly predeceased by her mother Maria Briglio, father Giuseppe Pucci, her loving husband of 60 years Pietro, brother Giovanni, brother Arturo, beloved sister–in-law Rita and niece Rosalba.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11:00 am at St. Charles Garnier Church, 3665 Benvoulin Road with Father Pat Monette as celebrant.  Interment to follow at a later date in Prince Rupert.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or MS Society.  If you wish to send a condolence, post photos or share a memory, please scroll down the page to the area called “Share Your Condolences.”

Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11:00 am

St. Charles Garnier Church

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In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society or MS Society
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Service Information

Service Details

The service for PROVENZANO, Rosa is scheduled for Friday, January 8, 2016 at 11:00 am . Below you will find the map for the service location and the contact information should you have any questions.

Address & Contact for Service Location:

St. Charles Garnier Church

3665 Benvoulin Road Kelowna, BC


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  • Anna Basso and family says:

    Giovanna, Roberto and family, we share your sadness for the loss of your wonderful mother. She was a dear friend and I will miss her. Prince Rupert will never be the same.

  • Sam & Serina Repole says:

    We are so sorry for the loss of your beloved Rosa. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Love Sam & Serina

  • Doug and Diana Mayhew says:

    Dear Giovanna and Roberto and children. As your healing begins find comfort in those many wonderful memories you have of such a great mother and nonna. Rosa lives on in you and will always be in your hearts.

  • Lucia & Ken White says:

    Sending prayers to all the family , Zia Rosa was an amazing lady and we will never forget her Kindness ❤️ May she rest in peace by the side of all her loved ones ❤️ Heaven has gained a beautiful Angel ❤️❤️

  • Paulette Desautels says:

    Rosa will always be remembered for sharing her time and talents with the Catholic Women’s League of Annunciation Parish in Prince Rupert. Rest in Peace dear Rosa from all the members. Prayers are offered for you and your family.

  • Connie Meisner says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families at this time

  • LaBoucane Family says:

    Sending our love and prayers to the Provenzano family. May the many memories shared with Rosa bring you comfort during this difficult time.

  • Kathy Kriitmaa says:

    Gio, Robert and family,
    So sorry to hear about the loss of your mom.

  • Giovanni Aloe says:

    Sappiate che la morte non ci porta mai completamente via la persona amata.Rimane infatti la sua opera che incita ad andare avanti,con forza e coraggio.Con grande affetto per la cara zia Rosa,ti ricorderò sempre nel mio cuore.Giovanni Aloe

  • Conny Classen says:

    Giovanna and family – thinking of you knowing how difficult this loss is. Time helps and the memories are forever. Hugs to you ~ Conny

  • Sharon Bell says:

    Sending condolences to all the family. Rosa was a wonderful lady, always a smile on her face whenever you met her, at church, walking uptown, or in the grocery store, we would always have a little chat. Thoughts and prayers are with you all

  • Luigi and Sandra Cicchelli says:

    Dear Florinda and family
    We were saddened to hear of the passing of your sister Rosa. We would like to send you our sincere condolences on your loss.
    Luigi and Sandra Cicchelli

  • Enrica and Pasquale Chieffallo says:

    Our heartfelt condolences and prayers to the family during this most difficult time. Zia Rosa was an incredible lady whose inner strength, faith and resolve during the most difficult of times was a shining light to all. We shall forever remember her kindness, charity and hospitality that she shared with one and all. Thank you Zia and may you rest in peace with all of our faithfully departed loved ones. Love, Enrica & Pasquale Chieffallo

  • Gina and Jeff Missler says:

    We extend our heartfelt condolences on the loss of your Mother and Grandmother. Zia Rosa was a lovely lady. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • MJ Lavigne says:

    Sending you our condolences from all the Lauzon family. Be strong and close.
    My thougths are with you.
    MJ Lavigne

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