It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Genoepha Cocimiglio. Genoefa passed away peacefully with her devoted husband Mario and family on January 8, 2022, at the age of 89. Born on March 10, 1932, Allo, Calabria Italy, daughter of the late Melchiore and the late Maria Guzzo-Foliaro. Genoefa was a hardworking, caring, devoted mother who always put her family first. She will be forever missed by her beloved husband of 69 years, Mario.
A caring mother to Dominic (Rosalie), Carlo (Antonia), Enzo (Beth) and Eva. Proud maternal grandparents of Paul, Stephanie (Jordan), Jeffrey (Kate), Amanda, Brandon, Jordan, Jennifer (Dustin), Derek, Brielle, Matthew (Jessica) and Alicia. Great maternal grandfather to Hudson, Caleb, Jacob, Aidan, Aurora, Reece, Jack and Isabel.
Dear sister of the late Rosaria, the late Eugenio Guzzo-Foliaro (late Antonietta), the late Gasparre Guzzo-Foliaro (Rosina), the late Adelina Echo (the late Pasquale), the late Emilio Guzzo-Foliaro (Yolanda) and the late Emma Caria (Antonio).
Daughter-in-law of the late Domenico and Angela Cocimiglio. Sister-in-law of the late Nicola (the late Ermarinda), the late Batista (Rosaria), the late Gaetano (the late Carmella) and Frank (the late beloved niece Mary). Xenofa will be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Mario and the family would like to extend a special thanks to ExtendiCare Maple View – the Twin Lakes staff who showed compassion during Zenoefa’s time in Maple View; Your support was noted and greatly appreciated. Special thanks to Dr. Luke Ferra, 3B Nurse, Staff and PSW at Salt Area Hospital for your compassion and support.
A private immediate family meeting will take place at the Arthur Funeral Home, as per Genoepha’s wishes. Family and friends are invited to attend a funeral service held at the Chapel of Arthur Funeral Home – Barton and Kytley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522) on Thursday January 13, 2022 at 12:12 pm. 00 hrs; Rev. Paul Conway Acting. Please call 705-759-2522 to make an appointment to attend the chapel service. Please note that all COVID-19 restrictions apply, masks are required, up to 80 people. Mausoleum Holy Graveyard Mausoleum. Commemorative donations that can be made to the Alzheimer’s Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Canadian Cancer Society will be greatly appreciated. Expressions of sympathy can be made at www.arthurfuneralhome.com.