FRONTEDDU, Lucia Bacchitta

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved Lucia. Lucia Bacchitta Fronteddu, 68, of Surrey, BC, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family on September 12th, 2014 after a 2-year battle with cancer. Funeral Service will be held at 10:30am on Thursday, September 18th at Good Shepherd Catholic Church. Burial will follow at 2pm at Gardens of Gethsemani. Lucia was born in Dorgali, Sardegna, Italy on March 30th, 1946. She obtained a degree in accounting in Italy prior to emigrating to Vancouver. Lucia was married to Giovanni Fronteddu on July 12th, 1970 and they were married for 44 years. She is survived by her husband, her sister Anania, her 7 children Sebastiano (Sandra), Giuseppe (Anne), Michele (Giada), Rosaria (Gordon), Fabiola (David), Graziano (Adi) and Maria, and her 11 grandchildren Olivia, Matteo, Stefano, Tommaso, Elio, Mattia, Francesca, Giulia, Alice, Zaccheo, and Lucy. Lucia owned and operated a popular Italian deli in White Rock for 10 years which quickly became a focal point for the community. Lucia was passionate about her family and her faith. She especially loved caring for her grandchildren, and dedicated many hours of service to her church community. Lucia also served as the president of the Circolo Sardegna for many years. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the BC Cancer Foundation in Lucia’s name at:

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