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Born: Oct 28, 1944

Date of Passing: Aug 09, 2021

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October 28, 1944 – August 9, 2021

After a brief struggle with cancer, dad passed away and is no longer in pain.
He will be missed and lovingly remembered by his wife Rosa of 59 years; who was by his side through life and unrelentingly in his final weeks; his children, Maria (Chris), Anna (Darrell) and Rachele (David); grandchildren, Caitlin (Steve), Guiseppe, Madison (Owen) and Brandon. Also mourning his loss are his brothers, sisters-in-law, and many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends both in Canada, Italy, Venezuela and the US.
Dad was born on October 28, 1944, in Triggiano, Bari Italy and came to Canada in 1967 to start a new life with his family.
The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the wonderful many neighbours who were always by his side. Always bringing a smile to his face whenever he was around each of you. Your friendship and constant support over the years meant a great deal to dad and the whole family.
Flowers are graciously declined, donations can be made to CancerCare Manitoba.
Private family service to take place at Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church, 510 River Avenue with Rev. Father Sam Argenziano officiating. Please contact Holy Rosary for livestream information.

Riposa in Pace papa.

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As published in Winnipeg Free Press on Aug 14, 2021

Condolences & Memories (10 entries)

  • Rosa and family, My thoughts and prayers go out to you during this difficult time. I always enjoyed Mike’s stories, smiles and big heart. He will always be in my heart. Take care of yourselves, Dana - Posted by: Dana Gillis (Friend) on: Aug 26, 2021

  • My Condolences to the Settani Family. Mike and my Dad were good friends, and Mike and Rosetta used to pass by all the time. My deepest sympathies. - Carmine Fiorillo - Posted by: Carmine Fiorillo (Domenic and Rose Fioriilo's son (Friend of the family)) on: Aug 20, 2021

  • Our deepest sympathies to the Settani family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. - Posted by: Bevilacqua Family (Friends) on: Aug 19, 2021

  • I’ve known Mike since I was a very young girl through the Italian community and the Bari Club. I always found him to be a nice man and a friendly neighbour to my parents Francesco and Anna Serino. So sad to hear of his swift passing and our sincerest condolences to his wife Rosa, children and family. He will be missed. 💗 - Posted by: Maria (Serino) and Angelo Di Bartolo (Friends) on: Aug 17, 2021

  • Le parole non possono esprimere tutta la nostra profonda tristezza. Vi siamo vicini in questo periodo di dolore. Sentite e sincere condoglianze. Rosa e Pompeo Cespe - Posted by: Pompeo Cespe (friend) on: Aug 17, 2021

  • La grande tragedia che ha colpito la Vostra famiglia e" per noi motivo di dolore, vogliate gradire da parte del ITALIAN BARI CLUB le nostre piu' sentite condoglianze - Posted by: ITALIAN BARI CLUB (FRIENDS) on: Aug 17, 2021

  • Sad to hear my friend, Michele passed so soon. I regarded him as a good friend, with respect to him. Our heartfelt thoughts, prayers, God be near you with comfort to Rosa and the family. - Posted by: Gus Kokoschke (friend) on: Aug 15, 2021

  • Sentite condoglianze per la perdita del vostro caro. Possa la fede dare a voi tutti conforto e energia per andare avanti nel periodo di difficolta. Maria e Domenico Paganelli. - Posted by: Domenico Paganelli e famiglia (Friends) on: Aug 14, 2021

  • Rosa e famiglia, La morte rapida del vostro carissimo Michele lascia un grande vuoto fra tutti coloro che lo amarono. Nel animo di noi tutti sarà sempre vivo il suo ricordo. Sentite condoglianze, Ana Maria, Carlo e famiglia - Posted by: Ana Maria and Carlo Nevieri (Friends) on: Aug 14, 2021

  • Addolorato per la repentina scomparsa del compare Michele,mi associo al dolore della famiglia e porgo le mie piu' Sentite Condoglianze. Tony Pancotto. - Posted by: tony pancotto (friend) on: Aug 14, 2021

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