LAURICELLA, Vincenza “Enza”

Passed away peacefully after a brief illness at the Lady Dunn Health Centre with her family by her side on Thursday, June 13, 2019 in her 92nd year. Enza was born in San Cataldo, Caltanissetta, Sicily, Italy. Beloved wife of the late Vincenzo “Vince” Lauricella. Cherished and precious mother of Lina Rody (Ron), Diego Lauricella (Sylvia), Rosanna Rainville (Dave), Lorenzo Lauricella and Maria Angela Lauricella. Adored grandma of Orv (Dolores), Ryan (Jen), Jeremy (Kayla), Jeffrey (Amanda) and Darren (Kaitlin). Great grandmother “nonna” of Christian, Matthew, Emmy, Ashton, Brenner. Bianca, Benjamin and Delaney. Dear sister of Michelina Ambra, the late Dina, Maria, Rosa, Pasquale and Giuseppe “Joe”. Enza will be fondly remembered by her sister-in-law Teresa and her nephews Diego Rino (Pina), late Salvatore, Roberto (Becky), Eddy, Jimmy Lauricella and their families in Sault Ste. Marie and by her many family members in Italy. She will be missed by her special friends Stella Trovarello and the Trovarello Families.

Friends may visit at the Kerry Funeral Home at 140 Churchill Avenue (Wawa) on Sunday, June 16th in the evening from 7 to 9 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Monica’s Church on Monday, June 17, 2019, at 11:00 a.m. with Reverend Michael Asorgoe officiating. Entombment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery Mausoleum, Sault Ste. Marie on Tuesday, June 18, 2019, at 11:00 a.m.

Memorial donations made to the Lady Dunn Health Centre Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.

The family would like to thank everyone who extended any gesture of kindness or friendship shown to Enza since her moving to Wawa in 1954.

Dear friends,
May every mark affection and every gesture of friendship that you give to others be a sign of God’s peace for you.


  1. Ausilia La Russa

    A beautiful lady who will be dearly missed. A wonderful neighbour and dear family friend for many many years. Sending love and hugs to the entire Lauricella family.


  2. My beautiful friend- I will miss you so very much. I will keep your beautiful smile forever etched in my heart and memories. You were my angel here on earth- Fly with those beautiful wings; you earned them! Until we meet again as promised. Love to your beautiful family at this difficult time of loss, Warm hugs from the heart.

  3. To the Families of Vincenza Lauricella,

    We are very saddened to read about the loss of your mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. Our thoughts are with you during this difficult time. She was a wonderful lady with a beautiful smile and a kind and warm heart!

    On behalf of the Zagar Family

  4. Elaine and Gerry Greenwood (Berdusco)

    Enza was a wonderful neighbour to our family and one of my parent’s favourite people. She was always kind and helpful, quick with a wave and a smile. We send our thoughts and prayers to all of you.