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TURCHET, Lisetta (nee Barban)


Passed away peacefully in her 90th year on November 13, 2019 at Extendicare Maple View, Sault Ste. Marie, ON.  Dear wife of the late Francesco. Loving mother of Enzo (Geri) and Susan Koprash (George). Predeceased by her son, Dario (Marla). Loving nonna to Lisa Gamwell (Adam), Lynsey (Matt Droppo), Leanna (Mark Barsevskis), Cassandra Hughes (Adam), Paige (Josh Buchan), Kristina Hudson (Michael) and Kevin Koprash (Stephanie).  Adoring bisnonna to Grace Gamwell and expectant bisnonna to baby Koprash.  Predeceased by her siblings Primo (Felicita “Nina”), Vittorio (Irma), Giuseppe (Dorina “Dori”), Giulio (Corina), Matilde (Narcissio Massarotto), Guido (Lina), Guerino (Maria), Albina (Ivo Del Pup), Egidio (Ines), Alberto (Silvana) and Giorgio (Rina "Rena"). Born in Bannia, Italy on Jan. 19, 1930 as the second youngest child to Assunta (Manente) and Augusto Barban, she immigrated to Canada with her husband, Francesco on Nov. 10, 1953.  They settled in Sault Ste. Marie to raise their family.  Lisetta will be sadly missed by her family and friends.  She will be remembered for her laughter, kisses and hugs. Everything she did was from her heart including her amazing cooking.  Cremation and a private service will take place followed by interment in Holy Sepulchre Columbarium where she will be placed near her husband, Francesco and son, Dario.  Donations may be made to the charity of your choice. Arrangements entrusted to O’Sullivan Funeral Home and Cremation Centre (215 St. James St., Sault Ste Marie, P6A 1P7 705-759-8456)

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