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Faye "Faith" Ricciuto

December 6, 1934 ~ December 22, 2017 (age 83)

RICCIUTO, Faith (Faye)

North Bay, Ontario

Faye Ricciuto passed away peacefully on Friday, December 22, 2017 at the North Bay Regional Health Centre after a battle with cancer.

Born in London, Ontario on December 6, 1934, Faye was the daughter of the late Archibald (Archie) and Anna (Moody) MacLean.

Faye was a homemaker who enjoyed volunteering as a Girl Guide Leader when her children were young.  Faye also dedicated many hours assisting at the North Bay Crisis Centre.  She was a valued friend to many and a devoted wife to her late husband, Ernest Ricciuto.  Faye also spent many hours helping Ernie in his General Repair and Key Shop.

Faye will be sadly missed by her children, Rose Anna Ricciuto, Frances (Rick) Miller, Erna (John) Duchemin, and David (Michelle) Ricciuto, grandchildren, Allison Croghan, Kristin Hitchen, Scott Miller, Jeffrey Miller, Jill Miller, Alexandra Duchemin, Skyler Duchemin, Colin Ricciuto, Victoria Ricciuto, several great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, her brothers, John MacLean, Richard MacLean, and sister Anne MacLean.  Faye was predeceased by her brother Edward MacLean.

The family would like to express sincere appreciation to Renée Madigan, all the Registered Practical Nurses at the Empire Retirement Centre, and the Personal Support Workers for their thoughtfulness and gentle care of Faye in her final months.  Also thank you to the kitchen chefs for special requests that were carefully prepared.  Thank you to the nurses and staff (D3) at the North Bay Regional Health Centre for keeping Faye warm and looked after in her final weeks.

The family would like to extend a very appreciative thank you to Doctor Wendy Graham for years of care for Faye.

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In Faye’s memory donations can be made to the MS Society, CNIB, or the Canadian Cancer Society.

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15 King St. E
Powassan, ON P0H1Z0

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