Miss Phyllis Besignano (Bessie) age 92 years, passed away peacefully at Roseview Manor on July 8, 2018. A lifetime resident of Thunder Bay, Phyllis worked as an RNA at McKellar Hospital for over 30 years.
She loved to travel and spent time travelling throughout the Caribbean, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Italy and spent some winters in Florida where she had and part-time home.
She is survived by numerous nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her parents, Dominic and Orsila Rose Besignano and brothers Frank, John, Joe and Louie and sisters, Mary Valvasori, Angelina Heino and Rose Scopel
Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 13, 2018, when family and friends will gather for Funeral Mass at 11:00am, at St. Dominic's Church celebrated by Rev. Daniel Lapolla c.s.. Interment will proceed service in St. Patrick's Cemetery.
Thanks so much to the wonderful staff at Roseview Manor Heritage Wing for all the great and dedicated care to Phyllis during her time there!
Phyllis Besignano will be remembered in the Blake Funeral Chapel Memorial Grove. Annual dedication service Sunday, June 9, 2019.