A sudden and unexpected time to say goodbye to our beautiful Giuseppina “Josie”.  Josie passed away on Tuesday June 7th, 2022, Devoted life-partner of John Toomey.  Beloved daughter of Maddalena and the late Giuseppe Decembrini.  Loving sister and 2nd mother to Lucia “Lizz” Decembrini and younger sister of Maria Rosaria Toste, her husband Jose and their children,  Joseph and Lisa-Marie.  Adored “Sister-in-law” of Wayne Toomey, his wife Elaina and their children, Lisa D’Alessandro, husband Anthony and their children, Noah, Emma and Christian, and adored cousin of extended family.

By request of the family, all services will be held in private.  As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Heart & Stroke Foundation, Lung Cancer Canada, Diabetes Canada, Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, Wildlife Conservation Society of Canada, World Animal Protection Canada, Daily Bread Food Bank or the Jon Bon Jovi (JBJ )Soul Foundation, would  be appreciated by the family.  

Links to Charities may be found below.


Heart and Stroke Foundation


Lung Cancer Canada


Diabetes Canada


Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation


Wildlife Conservation Society of Canada


Daily Bread Food Bank


The Jon Bon Jovi (JBJ )Soul Foundation



Burial / Entombment / Cremation