Ignazio’s FUNERAL MASS will be celebrated in

St Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, 59 Newton Road, Newton,

on FRIDAY, December 29, 2023, commencing at 10:30 a.m.


Following Mass, the Committal Service will take place in

St Martin’s Cemetery, 5 Gorge Road, Paradise.


In lieu of flowers, donations to Dementia Australia

would be appreciated. Envelopes will be available at the Church.

~~~ ~~~

Born in Molfetta, Bari, Italy on 26th January 1942.

Passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family

at home in Adelaide on 19th December 2023.

Aged 81 years.


Beloved and devoted husband of Giuseppina.

Cherished father of Maria, Serafina and Michael,

and treasured father-in-law of Frank, Ron and Maria.


Dearly loved nonno of Ignatius and Joanna,

John and Alice, Ignatius and Georgia, Josh,

Matthew and Abbey, Anthony, Valentina and Sabina.


Ignazio will be forever remembered for his generosity, compassion, 

principles and free-spirited nature.

The love you had for us and the joy you brought to our lives will never be forgotten.

Now reunited with your loving parents and brothers.


Riposa in Pace

Message Board

Sally Colin-James -

Precious Ignazio ‘Ernie’ You brought joy to every life you touched, including mine. Most especially in the form of my dear friend, Serafina. We are all so lucky to have known you. Shine on! LOVE Sally