Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, at Hamilton General Hospital on September 21, 2019. He was the cherished and devoted partner to Yiqi Li for 20 years. Vincenzo was the beloved son of Teresa Giovinazzo, and is reunited with his father, the late Michele Giovinazzo (February 6, 1989). He was the loving brother of Elena Di Leonardo (Albino), Nancy Giovinazzo (David), George (Stacie), Rosanna Jones (Stephen), Marco, and Luca. He will be missed by his nieces and nephews, Julian, Sonia, Joshua, Michela, Noah, Gabriella, Arianna, Jessica, Jordyn, Ava, Michael, and Kyla. Vince will be remembered by his many friends, coworkers, and family in Guelph, Italy, and France.
Vince was born in San Giorgio Morgeto, Reggio Calabria, on February 19, 1964. At 11 years old, he migrated to Canada with his parents and siblings. Vince will always be remembered for his kind heart and loving smile.
Visitation will be held at Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel, 1099 Gordon St, Guelph, on Friday, September 27, 2019 from 5-9 p.m. A funeral mass for Vince will be held at Sacred Heart Church, 98 Alice St, Guelph, on Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 10 a.m. Interment at Marymount Cemetery.
Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Donation cards are available at the funeral home (519-821-5077), or online at www.gilbertmacintyreandson.com.