November 4, 1933 – August 1, 2020
Passed away in the loving care of Pioneer Manor caregivers and his sons in Sudbury, Ontario on Saturday, August 1, 2020. Beloved husband of 56 years to Adele(Sowa) who he loved and cherished through their blessed life together and predeceased him in 2019. Loving father to Paul Quaiattini (Susan), Gordon Quaiattini (Sylvie), and Thomas Quaiattini (Margaret). Wonderful grandfather (Nono) to Perry, Benjamin, Noah, Katrina, and Tristan. Predeceased by his brother Zelio, sister Lietta and parents Luigi and Giulia Quaiattini.
Walter (T.D.) was awonderful and loving husband and father committed to his family and his many beloved life-long friends. He spent his entire life in Sudburyas an active volunteer member in his community, church (St. Patrick’s Parish), golf course and curling club (Idylwylde Golf and Country Club) and a number of organizations he supported. Over an almost 50-year career at Noront Steel as a draftsman and Chief Estimator, he was an integral member of the management team and contributed to building Sudbury and Northern Ontario into the community and region it became. He especially enjoyed the many projects – homes, additions, camps/cottages and retail projects – he designed by hand at his drafting table in his sunroom for his many friends and business colleagues over the years. He was forever devoted to his family and friends. He will be cherished by all who knew and loved him.
Funeral Prayers in the R. J. Barnard Chapel, Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury, on Wednesday, August 5th, 2020 at 11am. (Friends may call after 10am Wednesday. Due to COVID-19 Pandemic directives, 50 people or fewer are permitted in the visitation room, and 80 or fewer in the chapel. Face masks are mandatory.)
Those unable to attend the service can view the live stream at https://www.oneroomstreaming.com/view/authorise.php?k=159640503370370. Cremation with entombment in the family mausoleum at the Sudbury Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Northern Cancer Foundation or Pioneer Manor Residents’ Council would be appreciated.