Dr. Fernando DiPierdomenico
DiPIERDOMENICO, Fernando Giacomo “Dr. D”
With great sorrow, the family of Amherstburg’s family physician, Dr. Di Pierdomenico wish to inform the community of Dr. D’s death on December 27, 2018 at the age of 70 while surrounded by his loving family. Dr. D graduated with honours from the University of Windsor in 1972 as a Chemical Engineer. He went on to earn his Masters of Chemical Engineering, with great distinction, in 1974 followed by his medical degree from the University of Toronto in 1980. He served the Amherstburg and surrounding communities from July 1980 until late 2018 as a diligent and caring physician. Dr. D is survived by his wife and partner of 48 years Patricia, his eldest son Luigi and wife Beth, son Michael and wife Katherine, and his daughter Julia and her husband Daniel. Dr.D and Pat share five beautiful grandchildren: Mia, Max, Leyna, Lily, and Ella all of whom cherished their Nonno. Dr. D is predeceased by his parents, Emilio and Rosina and three elder siblings, while survived by his brother Luigi, his wife Laurel and their children Lindsey (Joel), Lucia, Daniel, Lauren, and Emily. He will be remembered by his family, friends and patients. Lord, welcome Fern your hard working servant and grant him his well-deserved resting place at Your side.
If you wish: donations to Diabetes Canada, Heart and Stroke Foundation, Windsor Regional Cancer Centre, or Kidney Foundation.
Visitations on Wednesday, January 2 and Thursday, January 3 from 3-5 and 7-9 pm.
Parish prayers Thursday 4:30 pm.
Funeral on Friday, January 4, 2019 leaving in procession from Families First 585 Sandwich St. S., Amherstburg, 519-969-5841 at 10:15 am to St. John the Baptist Church for mass at 11:00 am.
Procession to Heavenly Rest Cemetery for committal prayers prior to cremation.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Dr Fernando DiPierdomenico 2018..