Passed away peacefully at Matthews House Hospice, on Monday March 31, 2019, in in her 73rd year. Wife of Vittorio for 53 years. Beloved mother of Max and Monica Covacci. Proud grandmother of Rodney, Dylan, Kylie, Kevin and Christopher. Great-Grandmother of Declyn, Hunter, and one baby girl due to come in May. Sister of the late Giorgio Ricupero. Dear daughter of the late Carmelo and Carmela Ricupero.
After retirement, Mirella was able to make many trips to fly back home to Italy to support and care for her mother and later her brother, who also battled cancer as long as he could.
A very special thanks to the caring staff at Matthews House Hospice for their kindness and compassion.
Friends may call at the Roadhouse & Rose Funeral Home, 157 Main St. S., Newmarket on Thursday, April 4, 2019 from 4 – 6 pm, with a Funeral service following the visitation at 6 pm.
If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Matthews House Hospice, Alliston or Canadian Cancer Society.