Saviero (Sam) Loschiavo
January 17, 1933 - June 7, 2018
Peacefully, in the early morning of June 7, 2018, at the St. Boniface Hospital, Sam passed away after a long and courageous battle with cancer and its complications.
Sam is survived by and leaves to mourn his loving wife of 55 years, Bernadina (Lena), daughters Kimberley, Deborah, and Shelley (Troy), and his precious granddaughter, Amy, whom he adored. Sam also leaves behind a loving and large extended family and many friends who will miss him dearly.
As per Sam’s wishes, there will be no funeral. Cremation has taken place. There will be a family internment at St. Mary’s Cemetery at 11:00 am on Friday June 22, 2018 followed by “Celebration of Life” luncheon for family and friends at the Masonic Memorial Center from 12:00 - 3:00 p.m. at 420 Corydon Avenue..
A special thank you to Dr. R. Smith, Allison, the Palliative Care Program, and 4B Medicine at St. Boniface Hospital for making Dad’s journey and last days the best they could have been.
In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Cancer Care Manitoba or a charity of your choice.
Death takes the body. God takes the soul. Our mind holds the memories. Our heart keeps the love. Our faith lets us know we will meet again...
Until then, Riposare in pace.
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