With sadness, we announce the passing of Giovanni on January 5, 2017 at the age of 86 at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. Beloved husband for 63 years to Esterina, he leaves behind his children Sandi, Ernesto, Mirella, and Roberto. Proud nonno of Marco and Gianni. Giovanni is predeceased by his brothers and will be missed by his nieces and nephews and their families. Visitations will be held at Bernardo Funeral Home (2960 Dufferin St., south of Lawrence Ave. W.) on Tuesday from 2-4, 6-9 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated in St. Thomas Aquinas Church (640 Glenholme Ave. – Eglinton Ave., east of Dufferin St.) on Wednesday, January 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Entombment will follow at Westminster Cemetery (5830 Bathurst St., north of Finch Ave. W.). In memory of Giovanni, donations may be made to charity of your choice.