Berti, Ines passed away in Port Alberni on Sunday January 29, 2017 at the age of 85 years.
Predeceased by first husband Vittorio, Ines leaves behind loving husband Pietro; children Ezio (Vivian) and Walter (Sandra); grandchildren Curtis, Christopher (Nikki), Brandon (Siobhan), Michael (Danica) and Michelle; great grandchildren Luca and Gabriella; siblings Nerino (Renza), Paolo (Rita), Giuseppina and Rita; sister in law Poldina; as well as many nieces, nephews and extended family both in Italy and Canada.
Born in Italy, Ines came to Canada in 1958 and finally arrived in Port Alberni in 1964. Although she cleaned houses on a part time basis, her main joy was looking after her family, tending to her
vegetable and flower gardens, and sharing her wonderful homemade Italian food. She also enjoyed socializing and traveling. Many memories of her involve going to picnics, bocce games and playing
cards with her friends
Prayers will be held 7:00pm Thursday, February 9, 2017 at the Chapel of Memories, 4005 – 6th Ave with a funeral mass following at 11:00am on Friday, February 10, 2017 from Notre Dame Roman Catholic Church, 4731 Burke Road, Port Alberni, BC with Father Stephen Paine officiating. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery will follow the funeral mass.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Ines’ memory may be made to the Ty Watson Foundation, 3088 – 3rd Ave, Port Alberni, BC., V9Y 2A5