In Celebration of

Mary Carmela Zammit (Nee Vella)

January 25, 1922 -  August 16, 2023

On August 16, 2023, Mary, in her 102nd year, peacefully went to her Maker to join her husband of 51 years, Joseph G. Zammit.

Born in Toronto on January 25, 1922, lived in Burlington, and passed in Mississauga. Predeceased by her parents: Michelina (Debono) & Thomas Vella; sisters: Carmela, Annie, Jean, and Audrey and granddaughter: Melanie Ruesgen. She leaves behind: brother, Joseph Vella; children: Rita (George), Joanne (Burt), Tom (Joan), Teresa (Pam), and Cathy (Raul); grandchildren: Jason, Amanda (Aidan), Ryan (Dina), Melissa (Adam), Elise (Jonathan), Kaitlyn (Brennan), Christopher (Catherine), Stephanie (Steven), and Matthew (Alyssa); great-grandchildren: Nicole, Carter, Ashleigh, Keira, Jordan, Brendan, Caleb, Noah, Grayson, Hayden, Francesco, Skylar, Salara, Sullivan, Madelyn, and Emily.

Visitation: Monday, August 21, 2023 from 2 – 4 & 7 – 9 p.m. (Rosary at 7:30 pm) at Turner & Porter Neweduk-Erin Mills Chapel, 1981 Dundas St. W. Mississauga

Funeral Mass: Tuesday, August 22, 2023 at 11 a.m. at St. Josephine Bakhita RC Parish, 3200 Thomas St. (Winston Churchill) Mississauga

Reception to follow mass at the church hall.

Private interment (immediate family only)

Donations in lieu of flowers: Sick Kids’ Hospital, Toronto


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Joe and Debbie Borg (Friend)

Entered August 17, 2023 from Mississauga

Our Thoughts and Prayers are with your family at this time.

Fred Fenech (frend)

Entered August 17, 2023 from sunrise

very sorry to heah of the passing of old time friend (1952) my condolence to mary"s family Fred Fenech ( Sunrise)

Cheryl Randle & Rob Vitek (Friends of Joanne & Burt)

Entered August 17, 2023 from Mississauga

Our deepest condolences to you and your families for the loss of your Mother. We are thinking of you during this sad time. Cherish your memories xoxo

Burt Prince (Son in Law)

Entered August 17, 2023 from Mississauga Ont

Mary was such a wonderful person.

Whenever she saw me it was always a “Hi Burt”.

She always brought a smile to my face.

GOD speed Mary.

I know in my heart you will always with me.


Maria Naso (Hairdresser)

Entered August 17, 2023 from Mississagua

I was Mary Hairdresser and friend for over 25 years . So blessed to have many beautiful memories. And laughs with her . Greatly missed my dear friend love you . 🤗🙏


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