Obituary of Mike Iaccino
IACCINO, Michele “Mike” – Peacefully with his family by his side, Michele Iaccino passed away at home on the same day of his birthday May 8, 2021. Beloved husband of Elda Debernardi-Iaccino . Loving father of Maurizio Iaccino (Jane), Edmonton, Massimo Iaccino (Joanne), Sarnia, Fabrizio Iaccino (Diana), Sarnia, Gienny Iaccino (Sam Taranto), Sault St. Marie, Paula Daft (Doug) Sarnia and Julie Maginn (Jim), Bright’s Grove. Proud and loving Nonno of Daniel, Emilia, Micheal, Samantha, Victoria, Kristina, Joseph, Justin, Jonathan, Jordan, Taia, Dante, Vaughn and Isla. Cherished bis-Nonno of Carson Caschera & Isabella Iaccino-Holmes . Reunited in heaven with his infant son Carlo and parents Guiseppe and Emilia Iaccino his siblings Alfredo (Rosa), Gina (Gino), Fortunata (Amedeo) Alessandro (Anna), Mario, Carmelina, Anna (Michele) Will be remembered by his dear brother-in-law Alfredo Galizia, his many nieces and nephews in Europe and North America and Maria Iaccino (children’s mother).
Our Father our hero
Born May 8, 1933, he came to Canada in 1961 from Celico, Cosenza, Calabria Italy, for a better life. A true artisan. Mike was an amazing carpenter, a craftsman with a rare talent and an eye for perfection when it came to woodwork. He could measure by eye, create what he envisioned magnificently with his hands. He built homes, furniture and kitchen cabinetry. Mike enjoyed many spontaneous day trips with his grandchildren. He was adored by his 14 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren and they were the apple of his eye. Mike will be deeply missed. He was a Member of Pensioners Dante Club of Sarnia.
We wish to express our deepest gratitude to the incredible nurses and caregivers for their compassion and kindness and their ability to communicate and support us on his care needs especially Lisa and April thank you for taking care of our hero.
Private service will be held on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. at the McKenzie & Blundy Funeral Home (519-344-3131). Please join the family virtually for the service by visiting this link https://event.forgetmenotceremonies.com/ceremony?c=4a2bd437-4959-4f19-8772-a9776d83d000 and registering to watch. Entombment at Resurrection Mausoleum. As an expression of sympathy, friends who wish may make donations to the VON, 1705 London Line, Sarnia, N7W 1B2 or the Alzheimer’s Society of Sarnia Lambton, 420 East St., N. Sarnia N7T 6Y5. Messages of condolence and memories may be left at www.mckenzieblundy.com