Mass of Christian Burial
Saturday, July 22, 2017
Sacred Heart Church
1465 Lecaron Ave.
Sarnia, Ontario, Canada
Additional Obit Info
CONTE, MARIA (nee Lecce) - At University Hospital, London, with her family by her side, Maria Conte died on July 17, 2017 at the age of 81. Beloved wife of over 50 years to the late Angelo (2006). Loving mother of Enza and her husband Frank Piazza. Proud Nonna of Olivia and Lucas. Dear sister of the late Agnese Lecce, the late Vittoria (late Antonio) Di Brango, and Michele (Amesia) Lecce and sister-in-law of the late Domenico (late Maria) Conte, the late Pancrazio (Iolanda) Conte, the late Giuseppe (Rosina) Conte, the late Pasquale (Santina) Conte, Vincenzo (Marta) Conte, Pasqua (late Fiorino) Rotondi, and Antonio (Arminia) Conte. Maria was an avid gardener and loved to cook. Her passion was spending time with her family and friends. Maria was a long time member of the Dante Club Seniors Group and the Catholic Women's League. She worked at Polysar for over 20 years. Maria will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her. Visitation will be held at the McKENZIE & BLUNDY FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 431 Christina St. N., Sarnia, on Friday July 21st, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where prayers will be offered at 7p.m. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Fr. David Johnston at Sacred Heart Church on Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 10 a.m. Entombment to follow at Resurrection Mausoleum. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may send memorial donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, 774 London Rd., Sarnia N7T 4Y1 (cheques only at the funeral home please). Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com
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Vince Forte posted a condolence
Thursday, July 20, 2017Enza and Family, Deeply saddened to hear of my god-mothers passing. She was a hard working woman who always put her family first. Her kindness and humility was felt by all who knew her. I will miss her short but powerful conversations of encouragement and strength. My thoughts and prayers are with you all. Vince
Joyce and Bill O'Brien posted a condolence
Wednesday, July 19, 2017Enza, Frank, Olivia and Lucas We are so very sorry to hear of your mother, mother-in-law and grandma's passing. Life is definitely very short and we need to always remember the good times and how proud she was of you all. Love you Joyce & Bill
John Brennan and Shirley Johnson posted a condolence
Wednesday, July 19, 2017Enza, we are sorry to hear of your loss. Our sincere condolences to you and your family. I remember your Mom from the Polysar days. She was a very pleasant and hard working lady.Our thoughts are with you.
Natalie Stinson posted a condolence
Wednesday, July 19, 2017Dear Enza, My thoughts are with you and your family. May the many happy and beautiful memories your shared with your mother be a balm to your soul and provide comfort in the days ahead. My sincere condolences, Natalie
Lori Caruso MacKinnon posted a condolence
Tuesday, July 18, 2017I will always remember how Maria made me laugh, even in times of sadness. So I know she would not want us to be sad now. Patina Enza, May you find comfort knowing she is now at peace and no longer suffering. Thinking of you and the family xo.
Cristina Taglione lit a candle
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Cristina Taglione posted a condolence
Tuesday, July 18, 2017Enza and Family, I'm so very sorry to hear about Maria's passing. She was an amazing and wonderful woman and I will never forget her! Sending my deepest condolences and big hugs. Cristina Taglione
The family of Maria Lecce Conte uploaded a photo
Tuesday, July 18, 2017
Phone: (519) 344-3131
431 N. Christina St.
Sarnia, Ontario N7T 5V8