On Saturday, February 8, 2020. Age 87, passed away peacefully with her family by her side. Loving daughter of the late Chester “Chesty” and Dorothy (Mann) Brill of Guelph, ON. Beloved wife of the late Oliver “Lee” Balestra. Loving mother of Shari (Michael) Dissen and Anthony (Patti) Balestra. Sister of the late Douglas and sister I law of the late June Brill of Guelph, ON. Sister-in-law of Julie (late John) Paci, Adeline (late Mike) Makar, Wayne (Theresa) Balestra, Raymond (Sharon) Balestra and the lateFred and sister-in-law of Rose Balestra. Proud nana of Michael (Kelly Hill), Sean (Stephanie), Maria (Chris Lewis), Nicole and Gabrielle (Jacob) Howell. Great-grandmother of Jordan, Eli, and Anisa. Also survived by many nieces and nephews and her late niece Kara Balestra.
Arrangements entrusted to the Szafranski-Eberlein Funeral Home, Inc., 101 Third Street, Carnegie. Friends and family will be received Wednesday 3-7 p.m. Mass of Christian Burial in St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Church on Thursday at 10 a.m.
The family would like to thank the staff at Providence Point for their extraordinary care and loving support in Patricia’s final days.