Antonelli, Giuseppe

May 1937 - October 2022
Giuseppe Antonelli was born in Castelvetere in the Campania region of Southern Italy. He died in hospital on Oct. 29, 2022, in Ajax, Ontario. Cherished husband to Lucia, father to Carmela, Leo (Leigh) and Fab (Laurie) and grandfather to Isabel and Olivia. Predeceased by father Leonardo and mother Carmela. Survived by sisters Maria and Antonietta, and brother Antonio. Uncle to many nieces and nephews. He came to Canada in 1964 and started his own masonry contracting business with his brother. The company was responsible for the brickwork in hundreds of homes across the Durham Region. When he wasn’t working, Giuseppe enjoyed his beloved vegetable garden, playing cards, winemaking, fishing and watching soccer and hockey. He also loved to escape to Florida during the cold Canadian winters. Thank you to the dedicated nurses at Lakeridge Health for their great care and support.
Family and friends may visit the Accettone Funeral Home, on Tuesday, November 1, 2022 from 6 - 9 pm and then on Wednesday, November 2, 2022 from 10:00 am til time of Service in the Chapel at 11:00 am
Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Giuseppe are asked to consider the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada or a charity of their choice.
Entombment Resurrection Cemetery, Whitby

Messages of Condolence

Dear Mom Lucy, Lina and family, I offer my deepest condolences on the passing of your beloved husband, dad, brother and friend Joe. I pra...
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Linda McRae
Ajax
November 01, 2022
Zia Lucia, Lina, Leo and Fab. My deepest condolences, I am so sad to hear about the passing of your father. Sorry I can’t be with you tomo...
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Joe Palmieri
Kingston
November 01, 2022
I was very sorry to hear of Mr. Antonelli’s passing. Thinking of you all during this very difficult time.


Cherie Mitchell
Ajax
October 31, 2022
We were so sorry to hear of Uncle Joe’s passing and send our deepest condolences. Sending you all love and peace in this very difficult ti...
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Lia Bandola
Ajax
October 31, 2022
As a close friend to Antonietta Antonelli's family, I share the pain following this wonderful man's passing. Most sincere Thoughts Of ...
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Richard de Blois
Montr
October 31, 2022

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