It is with saddened hearts that we announce the passing of Caterina Carotenuto. Born in Ardore Marina, Reggio Calabria, Italy on April 16, 1952 and peacefully passed away in Port Moody, British Columbia on August 10, 2021 at the age of 69. After a courageous battle with autoimmune encephalitis, God called Caterina by his side. She was predeceased by her husband (Mario) and parents (Vincenzo and Maria Franconeri). She is survived by her loving only son (Michael), sisters (Rosetta, Antonietta and Elena), many nieces, nephews, grandchildren, and extended second family (Ilda, Rita (Nicola), Renata, Franco and Carly.
Her legacy and memory will continue to live on with all remembering her generosity, kindness, love and compassion. A special thank you to the doctors and nursing staff at both Eagle Ridge and Peace Arch Hospital for their dedication and efforts taking care of Caterina for the past year and a half.
A funeral will take place at St. Helen’s Parish (3860 Triumph Street) on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 at 3pm.
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