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Obituary for Margaret Anne Altarui

Margaret Anne Altarui
1926 - 2019

Margaret Anne Altarui (nee Caliguire) passed away in her sleep at Misericordia Place Personal Care Home on March 28, 2019.

She was predeceased by her husband, Armando Altarui, her sisters Antoinette and Mary.

She is survived by her son, Robert (Shaune) and her grandchildren, Riley and Lauren, as well as her niece, Franca (Wayne) Horsman & their children David and Dana, and her nephew, Angelo Zamparutti & his children Angelica and Belle’Linda.

Margaret was born and raised in Winnipeg where she graduated from Kelvin High School. She worked for many years for Star Storage and later Portage Cartage & Storage (North American Van Lines), taking great pride in her work. After retiring in 1991, she spent her time volunteering at Holy Rosary Church and staying involved with affairs at Villa Cabrini, where she spent many happy years.

Margaret and Armando loved to entertain, enjoying Sunday dinners with the family and friends, followed by lively card games and lots of laughter. They loved to travel in their motor home, and later Margaret and her sister Mary took many adventures together overseas and around the world.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Condolences will be offered at 10:00am followed by the Mass of Resurrection at 11:00am on Wednesday, April 3, 2019 at Holy Rosary Roman Catholic Church, 510 River Ave., Winnipeg, MB. Rev. Father Sam Argenziano presiding.

Private interment to follow at a later date.

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