In Celebration of

Kenneth Gordon Signoretti

December 22, 1935 -  August 11, 2019

With great sorrow we mourn the passing of our beloved Ken on Sunday August 11, 2019, age 83 years. Ken was the loving husband of Joan (nee Macadam) of 58 years, dear father to Sheila Capuano (Fil) of Burlington, Karen Chantaj (Rob) of Mississauga and Dave (Lisa) of Beamsville. Awesome Nonno to 11 grandchildren and Bisnonno to 12 great grandchildren whose company he revelled in. Eldest son of Umberto and Zaida (Bertulli) Signoretti (both predeceased), brother of Larry (predeceased) and John (Louise) all of Sudbury. Son-in-law to Fraser and Frances Macadam (both predeceased) of Sudbury, brother-in-law to Betty Nardi (Al) of Chilliwack BC, Robert Macadam of Welland and Stuart Macadam (Heather) of Chilliwack BC. He shall be missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends whose lives he brightened. Born and raised in Copper Cliff Ontario and a fifty-year resident of Mississauga, Ken had a career in the trade union movement.

The family will receive relatives and friends at the Turner & Porter "Peel" Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (Hwy 10 N. of Q.E.W) on Friday, August 16, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. followed at 3:00 p.m. by a service and reception at Turner & Porter.

The family would like to express their appreciation to the staff at Trillium Hospital (Mississauga Hospital) for their care of Ken during his final month.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Canada.

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Christine Urquhart (Association through OHCOW)

Entered August 13, 2019 from Mississauga

We are very sorry to hear of Ken's passing. I enjoyed our relationship over the few years we worked together with OHCOW. Ken will be missed by all who knew him.
My deepest condolences to Joan and family
Christine Urquhart and Jim Crocker

Susan & Bryan Neath (Work with Ken at the OFL)

Entered August 13, 2019 from Guelph

Ken always fought hard for working people, he was a friend that I will never forget.

Valerie Chezzi-Tomini and Dennis Tomini (Cousin)

Entered August 13, 2019 from Sudbury, Ontario

Our sincere condolences on the death of a wonderful man. He will be missed. May he Rest In Peace.

Janice Gairey (Colleague)

Entered August 13, 2019 from Toronto

My sincere condolences to Ken’s family.Ken was a mentor for many trade unionists.He Was a true trade activist!

David Jacobs 

Entered August 14, 2019 from Toronto

My deepest condolences to the family. Ken was a lovely man and a dedicated trade unionist. He will be missed.


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