Francesco Tessaro

Obituary of Francesco Tessaro

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It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Frank, at the Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH) Home on Wednesday, June 15, 2022 at the age of 91. He is now reunited with his cherished wife and best friend, Rita. Loving father of Gabe (Leanne). Adored Nono of Justin Tessaro and Cassandra Tessaro (Alex). Predeceased by his parents Giuseppe and Domenica Tessaro, his brothers Luigi, Mario, Giovanni, Giorgio and his sister Anna.  He will be fondly remembered by his many nieces, nephews and extended family in Canada and Italy.


Friends and family are invited to visit at Northwood Funeral Home Cremation and Reception Centre (942 Great Northern Road, 705-945-7758) on Saturday, June 18, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until the time of Funeral Service in the chapel at 11:00 a.m. with Father Ron Ambeault officiating. A private graveside service will take place at New Greenwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations made to Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH) would be appreciated by the family. A special thank you to Dr. Karen Booth, Dr. Blair Jarrett, the palliative care team and the nurses on 3C. A very special thank you to all the staff at ARCH.