In Memory of



Obituary for Salvatore Rizzello

Salvatore Rizzello December 13, 1947 – April 20, 2024

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our beloved Salvatore, also known to many as Sam or Turri. He passed away on April 20, 2024 at the age of 76 with his loved ones by his side. Salvatore was a loving and devoted husband, father and nonno. He will be deeply missed by his wife, Michelina, children Michael (Angela) and Carmela (Kyle), as well as his grandchildren Milena, Luca, Henry, Charlie, and Simona.

He is survived by his brother, Saverio and his half-siblings, Rosa, Rocco, Mario and Maria. Salvatore is now reunited with his late parents, Michele and Domenica-Rosa, his late sister Concetta (late Salvatore), Rachele (late Giovanni), Pina (late Giuseppe). He will be deeply missed by his brother-in-law, Gennaro (Karen), his nieces Samantha (Ara) and Jacqueline (Rajee), as well as his many nephews & nieces and friends in Canada and in Italy.

Visitations for Salvatore will be held at the DeMarco Funeral Home – Woodbridge Chapel (8003 Weston Road. 905.850.9500) and will commence on Thursday, April 25, 2024, from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Friday, April 26, at 11:00 a.m. at Immaculate Conception Parish (300 Ansley Grove Road, Vaughan), followed immediately by an Entombment Service at Holy Cross Cemetery (8361 Yonge Street, Thornhill).

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Humber River Hospital: Palliative Care in Salvatore's honor.

May he rest in peace.