Passed away peacefully in his sleep, at the Guelph General Hospital, on
Thursday, January 18, 2018. Silvio Artuso in his 91st year, was the
beloved husband of 61 years, of Catherine (Heffernan) Artuso. He was the
loving father of Gabriel and his wife Helen, Ann and her husband Paul
Childerhose, Gerard and his wife Diana, and the late Paul (1992). Silvio
was the proud Nonno of Anton (Fawn), Erik, Ryan (Vanessa), Scott (Emily),
Aaron, (Kate), Alessandra, Katie (Cris), and Laura (Luay), and Bis- Nonno
of Alivia, Jaxon, James, Callie, and Alexander. He was the dear brother of
Erminio and his wife Clara, Maria Pellizzari, Terry and his wife Rose, and
Oddo and his wife Luisa all of Guelph, and predeceased by his two
brothers, Pietro and Aldo and by one brother who died in infancy, all late
of Italy. Silvio is survived also by many brothers and sisters - in -law,
and by many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Resting at the Gilbert MacIntyre & Son Funeral Home, Dublin Chapel, 252
Dublin St. N., Guelph, where the family will receive their friends and
family on Sunday, January 21, 2018 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A vigil for Silvio
will be held at the funeral home on Sunday at 7:30 p.m. A Funeral Mass
will be celebrated at Holy Rosary Church 175 Emma St., Guelph, on Monday,
January 22, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. Interment in Marymount Cemetery, Guelph. As
expressions of sympathy, donations to a charity of one's choice in lieu of
flowers would be appreciated by the family.
Donation cards are available at the funeral home 519-822-4731
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