Passed away peacefully on February 27, 2013 at home, surrounded by her family at the age of 86 years. Loving mother of Guy (Josephine) and Frank (Greta). Cherished nonna of Maria (Chris Diamantopoulos) and bisnonna of Sophia. Predeceased by her beloved husband Alberto and her grandson Albertino. Maria will be loved and missed dearly by her brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews, family and friends. The family would like to thank Dr. Gizzi and all the nurses for all of the compassion and care shown to our Mother. Family and friends may visit at the Jerrett Funeral Home, 1141 St. Clair Ave. W. (1 block east of Dufferin) on Thursday from 6-9pm and on Friday from 2-4 and 6-9pm. The funeral mass will be on Saturday, March 2, 2013 at 10:00am at St. Clare's Catholic Church (1118 St. Clair Ave. W.). Entombment to follow at Westminster Cemetery.