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Theresa Marie Frongia


Theresa Marie Frongia

FRONGIA, Theresa Marie (nee Carere)(Fonte)

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Theresa Frongia with her family by her side at St. Joseph’s Health Care Centre on Friday November 17, 2021, at the age of 73.  Loved daughter of the late Joseph and Angela Carere (Mammoliti).  Dearly loved wife and best friend of Antonio Frongia, devoted mother of Tony Fonte, Enzo Fonte and Frances (Robert) Snyder all of Guelph.  Loved sister of Domenic (Karen) Carere and Frank (Carmella) Carere.  Theresa was also a beloved aunt to many nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews.

Theresa's true passion in life was belonging to Hearty Hearts group where she worked on cardio rehabilitation and fundraising for the facility. She will always be remembered as the kind caring giving person who had a zest for life, tremendous courage and a great sense for fun. Theresa will be missed by many.

Friends may call at the GILCHRIST CHAPEL – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph on Wednesday, November 24 from 2:00 – 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. You must show proof of vaccination and government identification in order to attend the visitation.  You do not need to phone ahead. Masks are required. Mass of Christian burial will be held at the Basilica of our Lady Immaculate, 28 Norfolk Street, on Thursday, November 25, 2021, at 10:00 a.m. Private family interment Marymount Catholic Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Joseph’s Health Care Foundation 519-767-3424, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada 1-800-265-5106, Hospice Wellington 519-836-3921 or to the charity of your choice.  We invite you to leave your memories and donations online at: and they will be forwarded to the family.

Service Date
Thursday, November 25, 2021
Service Time
10:00 a.m.
Service Location
Basilica of our Lady Immaculate

Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Visitation Time
2:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m.- 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
Gilchrist Chapel

Burial Date
Private family interment
Burial Location
Marymount Catholic Cemetery

Requested Charity
St. Joseph's Health Care Foundation, Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, Hospice Wellington, Choice