Vito (Vic) Concezio Gaudino lived a joy-filled life and was embraced by the arms of Jesus on Tuesday, May 10, 2022. Loving husband to Maria and cherished father of Domenick (Dino) Gaudino and his partner Cindy, Pamela Burke and her partner Kathy, Lori Burke and her partner Kevin and Vincenza (Enza) Gaudino, Dear grandfather to Joshua Edwards and his partner Deanna and great-grandfather to Angel and Kai. Special friend to Shirley Burke, mother of Dino, Pam, and Lori.
Vito will be deeply missed by his siblings Rosa and Armando LoRusso, Caterina and Sebastiano Barberi and Teresa and Domenico Michienzi. Beloved brother-in-law to Francesco La Barbera, Salvatrice (Salvina) and Agostino (Gus) Corradino, Agostino (Gus) and Alicia Bondi. Adored and sweet uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by his parents Domenico Concezio and Palma (Denisi) Gaudino, his parent in-laws Vincenzo and Concetta (Vivinetto) Bondi, sister in-law Antonina (Lina) La Barbera, brother in-law and sister in-law Vincenzo and Pierina Bondi.
Born in Curinga, Catanzaro, Italy, Vito immigrated to Canada in 1952 at the age of 16 with his parents and sisters. Always a hard worker, Vito found work at Canada Bread, in the construction trade and then worked at Wolverine Tube (Great Lakes Copper) for 38 years. Vito was a remarkable cook and generously shared that gift with his family and community. Vito loved watching soccer with Enza and was a loyal Juventus fan. Vito especially cherished spending winters in San Diego in the company and love of the Corradino family.
Visitors will be received at the John T. Donohue Funeral Home, 362 Waterloo St, London, Ontario on Sunday, May 15, 2022, from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. Prayers will be held at 3pm. Funeral Mass at St. Mary's Church, 345 Lyle St on Monday, May 16th, 2022, at 11am. Entombment in Holy Family Mausoleum, St. Peter's Cemetery, London, Ontario.
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