Gildo Gioia

Gildo Gioia

August 25, 1929 - February 15, 2021

It is with saddened hearts that the family announces the passing of Gildo Gioia at the age of 91 years old. 

He will be missed by his son Carlo (Elide), son Tony, daughter Teresa (Luc) and daughter Mary (John) as well as grandchildren/great grandchildren Christina (Gianni), Nanci, Mike (Diana, Aria), Elissa (David, Sophia), Amanda (Silvio), Ryan and Vanessa.

Gildo was born in San Massimo, Campobasso, Italy.  In 1959, he arrived in Montréal to make a better life for him and his family.  He loved to share his memories of Italy around a game of Scopa or playing Risk with his children and grandchildren.

One passion that was dear to his heart was his garden and his fruit trees.  His figs, pears and apples were greatly appreciated around each household.  Papa, you will be missed.

In lieu of flowers, donations to the Cancer Society would be greatly appreciated. 

Unfortunately, due to the current circumstances, visitation will be restricted to immediate family.  You will be able to follow a live stream of the funeral service as of February 25th at 10:30 a.m..


Due to the circumstances caused by the pandemic, the funeral rituals will be celebrated in the privacy of the immediate family and by invitation only.

En raison des circonstances dû à la pandémie, les rituels funéraires seront célébrés dans l’intimité de la famille immédiate et par invitation uniquement.

A causa delle circostanze, i rituali funebri saranno celebrati nell’intimità dei parenti stretti e solo su invito.


You will be able to follow a live stream as of February 25 at 10:30.

Le 25 février il y aura une diffusion en direct à partir de 10:30.

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  1. Christina & Gianni,

    Please accept our most heartfelt condolences to you and your family.

  2. To Christina & Gianni,
    We are truly sorry for your loss. We would like to offer your family our deepest and most sincere condolences

  3. My deepest condolences to the Gioia family
    He will be missed.

    God bless you all 💐🙏

    Marco Gioia and Lise Lapensée

  4. Nous tenons à offrir nos plus profondes sympathies à toute la famille, particulièrement à Teresa et Luc qui sont chers à nos coeurs et à leurs enfants Nanci et Elissa (David, Sophia). Que la grâce de Dieu et sa divine consolation vous soient accordées.
    Nicole et Micvhel

  5. With deep empathy. May your memories keep you close at heart.

  6. With deep empathy for your loss… May your warmest memories keep you close of heart.

  7. Dearest Carlo
    I don’t know what to say other than our deepest sympathy. So sorry for your loss. Please do know we are here if you need us. Your father’s memories may bring tears to your eyes today, but I hope you will honor those memories with a smile one day.
    The Soriano Family

  8. Nos plus sincères condoléances à toute la famille, plus particulièrement à Thérésa et Luc , nos amis , et à Ellisa notre belle-fille et à David notre fils.