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Fortunato Massara
January 11, 1935 - June 28, 2016
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<div itemprop="description">MASSARA, Fortunato <br>Passed away peacefully on Tuesday June 28, 2016 at Toronto General Hospital with his loving family by his side. Beloved husband and companion for over 53 wonderful years to Isabella (née Fusca). Loving and cherished father to Salvatore and Adele (Paolo Sartor). Devoted and adored nonno to Michael, David, Arianna and Aurora. <br> <br>Fortunato immigrated to Canada from his beloved Calabria, Italy in 1954. Initially working in his trade, masonry, he later started a new career at Corby Distilleries, where he was a dedicated employee for over 20 years. <br>Above all, Fortunato was a devoted family man. His love, support and dedication for his wife, children, and grandchildren were paramount. In his golden years, his happiest times were those spent with his four grandchildren, who were his pride and joy. <br> <br>Family and friends will be received at the Highland Funeral Home “Scarborough Chapel”, 3280 Sheppard Avenue East (west of Warden Ave.) 416-773-0933 on Sunday July 3, 2016 from 2:00 – 9:00 p.m. A Funeral Mass will be held on Monday July 4, 2016 at St. Joseph’s Catholic Parish, Highland Creek, at 11:00 a.m., 200 Morrish Road. Entombment will follow at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, 355 Taunton Rd East (west of Thickson Road). If desired, donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. <br></div>