Caterina NapoliNovember 5, 1935 ~ June 11, 2017 (age 81)
In the early hours of June 11, 2017 our beloved Mother and Nonna passed into the loving arms of our lord. Caterina was born in Mammola, Reggio Calabria, Italy, November 5, 1935. Caterina was one of 4 siblings. In 1954 she married her best friend in life, Vincenzo Napoli. In 1958, they immigrated to Doreen, BC and then later settled in Smithers where other members of her family had already located. A devout catholic, Caterina lived in Smithers for the remainder of her life. She loved spending time with family and took pride raising her family. She was a loving wife, Mother and Nonna and she will be forever missed.Predeceased by her husband and her one true love, Vincenzo, she will be lovingly remembered and missed by her children Josie (Bobby) and Frank (Linda); grandchildren Lynn, Randy, Missy (Ryan) and Bobby Jo; great grandchildren Jacob, Maryn, Fiona, Estella, Scarlett and Haven.
A Prayer Service will be held in St. Joseph's Church on Friday, June 16th at 7:30 pm. A Funeral Mass will take place in St. Joe's on Saturday, June 17th at 11:00 am with a reception to follow at 12:00 noon to 1:30 pm. Following the reception, the Committal Service will take place in the Smithers Cemetery.