Marjorie De Gianni (nee Morelli)

Marjorie passed away peacefully on the evening of March 5th 2017 at the Langley Hospice. Marj was born in Murrayville, B. C. and grew up on Fraser Highway in Langley. She attended Murrayville elementary and was one of the first group of students at Aldergrove Secondary. Marj married the love of her life, Giorgio De Gianni in 1962 and together they had three beautiful sons whom she loved, adored and admired. From her time as a founding member of the 4H Otter Beef Club and a board member of the Fraser Valley Italo Canadian Society to her career with Mary Kay Cosmetics and later at the Aldergrove Credit Union, Marj touched many lives over her 74 years. She will be remembered for her kindness, caring, quick wit, ready smile, and her love of her family. She is survived by her husband Giorgio, sons and daughter-in-laws, Reno (Debra), Paulo (Alison) Rodney (Julie), her six grandchildren Alissa, Sophia, Teo, Sydney, Luciano, Nicholas, her Mother Joan, sister Louise (Ian), brothers Vern (Merrilyn), Ernie (Donna), Don (Carol), George (Sherree), Dennis (Judy) Steve (Diane) and many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her father John and brother Lloyd. Service will be held at St Joseph’s Catholic Church on Thursday, March 30th at 11:00 am with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to B.C. Children’s Hospital or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated.