Bernice Barber
B: 1929-11-05
D: 2019-09-11
View Details
Barber, Bernice
Patricia Sedman
B: 1941-05-20
D: 2019-09-11
View Details
Sedman, Patricia
Nancy Gareau
B: 1961-06-14
D: 2019-09-10
View Details
Gareau, Nancy
Cyril St. Rose
B: 1945-02-09
D: 2019-09-10
View Details
St. Rose, Cyril
Elmo Wilcox
B: 1935-11-19
D: 2019-09-09
View Details
Wilcox, Elmo
Kent Hutchinson
B: 1940-05-10
D: 2019-09-03
View Details
Hutchinson, Kent
Carol Wilcox
B: 1953-12-07
D: 2019-09-02
View Details
Wilcox, Carol
Dorothy Newstead
B: 1930-07-23
D: 2019-08-28
View Details
Newstead, Dorothy
Peter Stefan
B: 1952-11-09
D: 2019-08-26
View Details
Stefan, Peter
Evelyn Court
B: 1929-12-06
D: 2019-08-21
View Details
Court, Evelyn
John Haw
B: 1937-08-26
D: 2019-08-19
View Details
Haw, John
James Greer
B: 1932-03-03
D: 2019-08-19
View Details
Greer, James
Owen Williams
B: 1924-11-10
D: 2019-08-17
View Details
Williams, Owen
Zbigniew Krolikowski
B: 1948-01-28
D: 2019-08-17
View Details
Krolikowski, Zbigniew
Howard Nelson
B: 1929-06-14
D: 2019-08-15
View Details
Nelson, Howard
Leondina Visocchi
B: 1931-10-01
D: 2019-08-13
View Details
Visocchi, Leondina
Karen Hunks
B: 1962-04-23
D: 2019-08-13
View Details
Hunks, Karen
Patricia Hann
B: 1936-05-08
D: 2019-08-11
View Details
Hann, Patricia
George Jones
B: 1917-11-21
D: 2019-08-11
View Details
Jones, George
Helen Campbell
B: 1927-02-15
D: 2019-08-10
View Details
Campbell, Helen
Gerald McKay
B: 1931-01-16
D: 2019-08-09
View Details
McKay, Gerald


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
55 Charing Cross Street
Brantford, ON N3R 2H4
Phone: 519-753-8655
Fax: 519-753-1195
About An Amazing Life|Help


October 8, 1935 – October 26, 2018

Share this tribute
Iolanda Petrella
Memorial Candles Lit for Iolanda | SEE ALL
"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Dennis Toll Funeral Home Limited

Obituary for Iolanda Petrella

PETRELLA, Iolanda (nee: Pace) – it is with heavy hearts and great sadness that we announce the passing of our beautiful mother Iolanda, on Friday, October 26, 2018, in her 83rd year. Iolanda has entered into eternal rest and peace and reunited with her beloved spouse Salvatore (2013). Loving and devoted mother of Marisa McDougald, Dino and Melodie Petrella and Paula Petrella. Proud and loving grandmother to Paul (Jenanne), Elisha, Luke, Derek and Michael, whom deeply treasured and cherished their nana. Beloved sister of Anna Del Signore, Lucia (Nerino) Cretella, Domenica (Carmine) Garofalo, Silvana (Alessio) Lauretti, Luigi (Martha) Pace, Aldo (Giovanna) Pace and Frank (Maria) Pace. Also left to mourn are her siblings-in-law Violetta Pace, Tony Petrella, Elisa Petrella, and Vincenza DiCesare. Predeceased by her parents Edoardo and Maria Pace, brother Antonio Pace (2018), sister Assunta Santangelo (2018), siblings-in-law Antonio Santangelo, Cosimo Del Signore, Maria and Lawrence Lashko, Erminia Petrella, Giovanna and Vittorio Pace, Gaetano Petrella and Vittorio DiCesare. Iolanda will be fondly remembered and missed by all her nieces, nephews and friends. She was a founding member of the Madonna Della Libera and enjoyed many special occasions with family and friends at the Rossini Lodge. Iolanda loved music, singing and dancing. She will be remembered also for her wonderful cooking and love of food. Special thank you to Dr. Auchinichie and nurse Susan, the doctors and nurses at the Brantford General Hospital on ER, CCU and C7. Family and friends will be received at the Toll Funeral Home, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Tuesday from 2-4 p.m. & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service held on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 at 11 a.m. Entombment to follow at Our Lady of the Assumption Mausoleum at Holy Cross Cemetery, in Paris. If desired, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.

“We will Always remember her for
her beautiful smile and loving kindness”

To send flowers to the family of Iolanda Petrella, please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Information

Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 11:00am
Dennis Toll Funeral Home Chapel
55 Charing Cross St.
Brantford, ON

Interment Information

Our Lady of the Assumption Mausoleum
Paris, ON