In Memory of



Obituary for Ernesto Sanelli

God called Ernesto home on March 15th, 2023 at the age of 95. He is now reunited in heaven with his loving wife Antonietta. Cherished by his dear children Angie (Rod), Tony (Karen), Danny (Rina), Rita (the late- Ilario) and Cindi (Aaron). Ernesto was a proud Nonno to Denise, Nick (Sayaka), Domenic (Andria), Melissa, Joey (Jean), Michael (Christina), Daniel (Catalina), Madeleine, Daniela, Lauren, Tomaso and Matthew. Never forgotten by his great grandchildren Madison, Emma and Elliott. He will be held dear in the hearts of his family, relatives and many friends. If so desired, donations may be made to the Villa Charities on behalf of the Sanelli family.

Online condolences may be made at by clicking on “Memory wall”.

Visitations will take place at the DeMarco Funeral Home (Woodbridge Chapel) (8003 Weston Road, Woodbridge, Ontario. Tel. 905-850-9500) on Friday, March 17, 2023 from 2-4pm & 6-9pm. The funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Clare of Assisi Roman Catholic Church (150 St. Francis Ave., Woodbridge, Ontario) on Saturday, March 18, 2023 at 11:00am. Entombment to follow at Highland Memory Gardens (33 Memory Gardens Lane, North York, Ontario).

From the moment you and your family enter the Funeral Home, our highly trained staff members will be in our foyer to greet and assist you and your family’s visit. We continue to provide complimentary hand sanitizers and masks to our families and guests throughout our home.

Reservations or RSVPs are no longer required to attend your family’s visitation or funeral. Rest assured that even though the governments regulations continue to change and lift, our team will be constantly monitoring and disinfecting all areas of our home to ensure that all visitors are kept safe.

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