14th September 2020
On September 11, at Casa Antonia, Balzan, CARMEN GALEA née Lauri, aged 87, owner of Marchese Shoe Shop, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church.
She leaves to mourn her loss her son-in-law Anthony Briffa (owner of Bathline), her niece Carmen Bernardette Briffa and fiancé Andrea Bigeni, her sister Georgina and husband Frankbert Portelli, her son-in-law Bruno Grasso of Giarre, Sicily, cousins, in-laws, nieces and nephews, relatives and friends.
The funeral cortège leaves Mater Dei Hospital on Monday, September 14, at 2pm, for St Gaetan Parish Church, Ħamrun where mass praesente cadavere will be celebrated at 2.30pm, followed by interment at the Addolorata Cemetery.
No flowers by request but donations to Fra Diegu Home, Ħamrun and Dar Sagra Familja, Żabbar, will be greatly appreciated.
Lord, grant her eternal rest.
Special thanks to Dr Martin Mallia for his constant supervision and compassion, and all nurses and staff at Casa Antonia for their care and dedication.
Date of Death: 11th September 2020
Published on: 13th September 2020