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Born: Dec 20, 1927

Date of Passing: Mar 12, 2020

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December 20, 1927 - March 12, 2020

Notice of Postponement

The Aiello family regretfully asks for your understanding as they have decided to postpone Giuseppe (Joe) Aiello's Funeral Mass scheduled for Holy Rosary on Thursday, March 19, 2020, due to Health Canada's requested restrictions of gatherings.

Publish Date: Mar 18, 2020

December 20, 1929 - March 12, 2020

Giuseppe (Joe) Aiello passed away peacefully after a short illness at the age of 92 years, surrounded by loving family and friends and the kind and compassionate care from all the staff on 3 East at Riverview Palliative Care ward on Thursday, March 12, 2020.
He will be deeply missed by all those he left behind, his sons, Vince and Remo; and granddaughters, Kelly, Maria-Christina, Kaitlin; and daughter-in-law Claudia. He is predeceased by his wife Maria; mother and father, Angelina and Vincenzo; his in-laws, Giuseppe and Filippina (Adamo); his brothers, Frank and Mario and their wives Maria and Albina.
He leaves behind a close knit Sammanghese community from San Mango D'Aquino, Italy that he help establish in the Winnipeg area sponsoring numerous families in their arrival into Canada.
Mass of the Resurrection will be held on Thursday, March 19, 2020, at Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church, 510 River Road, Winnipeg, MB, condolences will be offered at 10:00 a.m., Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m., Rev. Father Sam Agenziano presiding. Interment will follow immediately at the Waverley Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Riverview Health Centre, Palliative Care Ward.

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Publish Date: Mar 14, 2020

As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Mar 14, 2020, Mar 18, 2020

Condolences & Memories (10 entries)

  • May God bless and comfort you and your family during this difficult period; please accept our sincere condolences. - Posted by: Antonio and Giovanna Torquato and Family (Friend) on: Mar 18, 2020

  • Wishing you our Sincere Condolences, from Raffaele Cantafio and Family. - Posted by: Raffaele Cantafio & Family (Friend) on: Mar 18, 2020

  • Dear Zio Joe, You will always be remembered as a happy loving family man who always enjoyed the company and friendly conversation with everyone. No more pain or worries. You are in God's hands and home. Mario & Silvia Aiello & Family - Posted by: Mario & Silvia Aiello Family (Family) on: Mar 18, 2020

  • Caro Remo, I am so sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences. Abracci amico. - Posted by: Flavia Fabio (family friend) on: Mar 17, 2020

  • Zio Joe, as we fondly called him was one of the kindest people I ever met. In our culture one refers to the elderly with the pro-noun "Zio". Its direct translation equates to uncle, but it means so much more in our culutre. It is an ackowledgement of wisdom and experience. He and I shared the same name and I was often asked if we were related, with pride we always ackowledges a profound conection between our families. He was the type of person who was quick to greet you with a handshake and a hug asking how you were. Not in what is now a purely perfuntory greeting but in a way that conveyed he was truly interestd. He had a great zest for life. My memories of him include that he was a hunter as a younger man, learned to downhill ski in his late 60s if not older and made the best Capicola I ever tasted. None of us knows how long we have on this earth but we all strive to live a good life. A good life would in my opinion, include, experiencing and sharing love, giving to the community and striving to hopefully make a differnce even if for a very few. Zio Joe loved his family deeply, gave endless time to his community and made a difference impacting the lives of many. Rest in peace kind sir. - Posted by: Joe Aiello (adopted nephew) on: Mar 17, 2020

  • We are deeply saddened to hear this news. We have fond memories of Joe and Maria both. May he Rest In Peace. From our family (including Emilia Barbuscio) to yours. - Posted by: Mary Barbuscio Lestage (Friends of family) on: Mar 16, 2020

  • Zio Joe was one of the kindest people I ever met. He was always quick to offer help to anyone in need. He believed we were all one family and certainly made you feel that way. He always greeted you with a smile and asked about your life not in a perfunctory way but in a way that you knew he was truly interested. He had a tremendous zest for life whether hunting as a younger man, making the best capicola known to any man or woman or learning to downhill ski well into his 60’s. At the end of a life well lived we should all aspire to say that we loved deeply, cherished our time and made a difference. Zio Joe loved his family deeply, embraced life with a passion and truly made a difference in many peoples lives. Rest In Peace kind sir. You will be missed. - Posted by: Joe Aiello (Family Friend ) on: Mar 16, 2020

  • We were so saddened to hear of "Compare Giuseppe's" passing. We will cherish the many memories we have of our times together, from our arrival in Canada so long ago to the present day. To all of his family, please accept our heartfelt condolences for your loss - he was a good man and will always be remembered for his warm smile and kind heart. Riposa in pace, caro Giuseppe. - Posted by: Giacinto Torquato and family (Cousin) on: Mar 15, 2020

  • We would like to offer you and your family our deepest and most sincere condolences, may the soul of your father rest in peace. - Posted by: Domenica and Eugenio Iera (Friends of the family) on: Mar 14, 2020

  • Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. May God give you the peace that you seek. May our condolences bring you comfort and may my prayers ease the pain of this loss. We offer you our thoughts, prayers, and well-wishes during this dark time in your lives. May you see your father’s wisdom in all that you do, and recognize his kindness in your own heart. May you always feel him with you. The guiding light of a father’s wisdom is a gift that lasts forever. We’re so sorry for your loss, and we’re praying for you during this time of grief. Take care of each other, Romeo and Joanne Furlan. - Posted by: Romeo and Joanne Furlan (Friends) on: Mar 14, 2020

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