Santina Palombi

Obituary of Santina Palombi

November 1, 1931 – Terracina, Italy

March 30, 2024 – Calgary, Alberta

 

With heavy hearts, the family of Santina Palombi announce her passing on Saturday, March 30, 2024, at the age of 92 years.

 

Santina was born in Terracina, Latina, Italy, on November 1, 1931. She immigrated to Canada in 1961, moving to Calgary in 1975.

 

She is survived by her two daughters and two sons, Antonia (late Salvatore), Valentino (late Giuseppina), Franco (Cindy), and Conccettina (Luis); grandchildren Roberto, Livio, Gabriella (Alex), Armand (Melchora), Carmen (Chelsee), Cassandra (Danny), Armando, Arianna, Michaela (Jazz), and Alisa; and her great-grandchildren, Salvatore and Matteo.

 

Santina was predeceased in 2000 by her loving husband of 49 years, Armando Palombi. She was also predeceased by her mother Maria and father Alessandro, as well as two brothers and three sisters, son-in-law Salvatore Montalto, and daughter-in-law Giuseppina Palombi.

 

Santina spent most of her life as a seamstress, working most of her time with Calgary Tent and Awning until her retirement in 1996.

 

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McInnis & Holloway (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street N, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6) on Thursday, April 4, 2024, from 6:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

 

Funeral Services will be held at McInnis & Holloway (Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street N, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6) on Friday April 5, 2024, at 11:00 a.m. Entombment Service to follow at Queens Park Cemetery – Mausoleum (3219-4th street NW, Calgary, AB, T2M 3A6).

 

If friends so desire, memorial tributes may be made directly to the Calgary Inter-Faith Food Bank Society, 5000 – 11 Street S.E., Calgary, AB T2H 2Y5, Telephone: (403) 253-2059, www.calgaryfoodbank.com

 

Condolences, memories, and photos may be shared and viewed with Santina’s family here.

 

In living memory of Santina Palombi, a tree will be planted in the Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area by McInnis & Holloway Funeral Homes, Chapel of the Bells, 2720 Centre Street North, Calgary, AB T2E 2V6, Telephone: 403-276-2296.

Thursday
4
April

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Thursday, April 4, 2024
Chapel of the Bells
2720 Centre St N
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
(403) 276-2296
Friday
5
April

Funeral Service

11:00 am - 11:45 am
Friday, April 5, 2024
Chapel of the Bells
2720 Centre St N
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
(403) 276-2296
Friday
5
April

Entombment Service

11:45 am
Friday, April 5, 2024
Queens Park Cemetery - Mausoleum
3219-4th street NW
Calgary, Alberta, Canada
403-221-3660
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