In Memory of



Obituary for Francesca Pagliarulo

The heavens have gained a beautiful angel. Francesca Biancofiore Pagliarulo passed away on April 16, 2021 at the age of 89. She is now reunited with her late beloved husband Carlo. Loving mother of Margaret (Joseph), doting grandmother of Raphael (Karlie), Charles (Alicia) and Natalie (Michael) and adoring great-grandmother of Carlo, Massimo, Divina. Francesca leaves behind her beloved brother Sallustio (Anna), brother-in-law, sisters-in-law, many nieces and nephews, as well as numerous relatives and friends. She will be forever loved and deeply missed by her family, relatives and friends.

Now that the Toronto Region has moved to a “Lockdown Zone”, visitations will allow a maximum of 10 people in attendance. Please keep in mind that the Visitation and Funeral Service is by invitation only due to Government Restrictions as well as the Bereavement Authority of Ontario directives.

Visitation will take place on Tuesday, April 20, 2021 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will follow at 1:00 p.m. at DeMarco Funeral Home (13725 Keele St., Toronto, Ontario). Entombment will be private. Thank you for understanding.

We would kindly remind all guests who are coming to pay their respects, to always remember to practice physical distancing and to avoid all physical contact.

Please note that it is now mandatory by the Government of Ontario that all family and friends attending any type of funeral service, must be wearing a facial covering.

As we continue to pray for an end to this horrible virus, the Russo (Pagliarulo) Family would like to thank you for your support during their time of sorrow.