Filippina Rizzo

Filippina "Pina" Rizzo

April 26 1927 - January 05 2022

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Obituary of Filippina Rizzo

RIZZO, Filippina "Pina"(nee Vaccaro)
April 26, 1927-January 5, 2022

Completed her earthly journey and is now once again in the arms of her beloved husband Francesco Rizzo (2011). Daughter of the late Francesco (1947) and Rosina Vaccaro (1929). Beloved mother of Dino (Therese), Mariolina (1950), Osvaldo (Antonietta), Ilde Mariani (Joe) and Maria Patrizia Fister (Dan). Cherished nonna (grandmother) to Laureen (Vince) Aliberti, Frank (Jen), Maurizio (Jen), Renato (Casey), Nicola (Amanda), Cristina (Aron), Christopher, Nadia (Francesco), David Mariani (Vanessa), Phil Mariani (Lisa) and Tristan Conciatori (Alexandria). Cara bisnonna (great grandmother) to Victoria and Isabella Aliberti, Olivia and Sophia Rizzo, Alexandra and Stella Rizzo, Marcus and Alyssa Rizzo, Tyus Mariani and Kostantinos (Tino) Tsiriotakis and Landon and Theo Rizzo and great great grandmother of Aurora Aliberti. Predeceased by her brother Antonio Vaccaro (Lisa), sisters; Maria Vaccaro (1963), (Mario Romeo) (2017), Gina Vaccaro (2005) (Giuseppe Pulice) (2006), brothers in-law Natale Rizzo (1948) (Theresa), Salvatore Rizzo (Elena), Fiore and Mario Rizzo, sisters in-law Carmine Pizzuto (Arturo),  Anna Baldacchino (2016) and (Orlando). Survived by sister in law Elena Bifano (Vincenzo), Annina Rizzo. Pina will be missed by many nieces and nephews in Canada and Italy and especially by Maria and Mario Ferrise of Milwaukee.  A private Mass will be held at St. Angela Merici Church followed by entombment at Heavenly Rest Cemetery. Arrangement are entrusted to the Windsor Chapel Funeral Home, (Banwell Chapel) 11677 Tecumseh Road East, (519-253-7234). Online condolences may be shared with the family at