December 4, 2018
Giuseppe Bruno Molinari passed away peacefully at the age of 91 on December 4th, 2018 in Kelowna BC. He is survived by his wife of 63 years Iride and his children Cristina (Stan), Mario (Linda), Linda (Kevin) and grandchildren Michael, Sarah, Mathew (Lindsey), Marco (Esther).
Bruno was born in Valmozzola, Parma, Italy and as a young man immigrated to England and then to Canada in 1957. He and his family lived in Winnipeg and he worked as a chef in various places the last being at the Viscount Gort Hotel before relocating to Kelowna BC in 1977. There he worked as a chef at the Royal Anne Hotel and later opened up his own very successful restaurant, The Carvery. Bruno worked hard all his life so that he could enjoy his retirement at age 60. He was fortunate to have a long retirement where he was able to travel and enjoy time with his family. Bruno was a dedicated family man who always loved being surrounded by his wife, children and grandchildren. He will be long remembered for his infectious smile, his quick wit, his intelligence and his faith in God. We love you and will miss you!!!
Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 11:00 am at St. Charles Garnier Catholic Church, 3645 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna. In lieu of flowers please make donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada – www.heartandstroke.ca.
Condolences maybe sent by visiting firstmemorialkelowna.com. Arrangement entrusted to First Memorial Funeral Services, Kelowna, BC ph:250-762-2299.