Saverio Sposato November 3, 1930 ~ August 8, 2017
Saverio Sposato, 86, of Kelowna, British Columbia, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Hospice House. Born in Scigliano, Italy to Luigi and Giuseppina Sposato, Saverio immigrated to Canada in 1957 and settled in Toronto. In the 1960’s Saverio moved his family to BC where he lived the best years of his life in Kelowna since 1986. Saverio was a very loving and compassionate man who enjoyed spending time with family and friends, swimming, wine-making, gardening and fishing.
Saverio was pre-deceased by his father Luigi, mother Giuseppina and brother Carmelo. He is survived by his loving wife Nella and, his children Luigi (Netanja), Giuseppe (Christine), Linda and Diana and his grandchildren Flavia, Kianna, Lucas and AJ and many loving nieces, nephews and friends.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 11:00 am at St. Charles Garnier Parish, 3645 Benvoulin Road, Kelowna, British Columbia with an internment to follow at 2:00 pm at Kelowna Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the BC Cancer Clinic or to Hospice House Kelowna.