(October 22, 1940-August 7, 2014) - The family announces with deepest sorrow the passing of Rico, at the Timmins & District Hospital on August 7, 2014 at the age of 73.
He is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Marilyn Del Bel (née Blahey). Dearest father of Janice (Raul Misa) of Maple & Jennifer (George Duncan) of New Zealand. Son-in-law to Sapphira Blahey. Beloved Nonno of Isabella, Holly, Macey & Mia.
Dear brother of Bruno (late Kathy) Del Bel, Deanna (John) Cecchini, & Roma Del Bel. Loving uncle to several nieces and nephews. Pre-deceased by his father, Primo Del Bel and mother, Teresa Del Bel and father-in-law, John Blahey.
“Love knows no distance. It can reach beyond time and space to touch the heart”
Funeral Service will be held at Sacred Heart Church on Monday August 11, 2014 at 11 a.m. The family will receive friends on Sunday August 10 from 2:30 to 4 p.m. and 7 to 9 p.m. at Lessard-Stephens Funeral Home (705-268-4488)
In lieu of flowers, remembrance donations to the Sacred Heart Building fund and the Parkinson’s Society of Ontario would be appreciated. Online donations or condolences can be made at www.lessardstephens.com