CASSAR. On May 8, EMANUEL, aged 57, passed away peacefully at his home in Attard, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Helen, his daughter Christine, his mother-in-law Blanche Mifsud, his sister Sapienza and her husband Emanuel, his brothers Joseph and his wife Sheila, Rosario and his wife Marthese, Lawrence and his wife Carrie, his brother-in-law Stephen Mifsud and his wife Agnes, nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends, including colleagues from Schlumberger and Baker Hughes, Libya. The funeral leaves Mater Dei Hospital today at 2.30 p.m. for Attard parish church, where Mass præsente cadavere will be said at 3 p.m., followed by interment at Sant’Andrija Cemetery, Żebbuġ. No flowers by request but donations to Id-Dar tal-Providenza, Siġġiewi, and Hospice Malta, Balzan, will be greatly appreciated. Lord, grant him eternal rest.
BARTOLI – NATHALIE. In loving memory of a dear mother and grandmother, today the 12th anniversary of her death. Dearly missed by her children David, Celia and Alan, their spouses and grandchildren. Lord, grant her eternal rest.
BUTTIGIEG – JOSEPH, died May 10, 2008. A loving husband, brother, uncle and friend. Remembered by your wife Judith forever. God bless you.
CIANCIO – Comm. VINCENT CIANCIO, BPharm., MEduc., MRSH (Lond.), Knight Commander of the Equestrian Order of the Holy Sepulcher of Jerusalem. Remembering a very dear husband and father, especially today being the eighth anniversary of his passing away to a better life. Always loved and sadly missed by his wife Hermione and son Brian. Lord, grant him eternal rest.
CILIA. On the eighth anniversary of her passing away, we vividly remember our dearest mother MIKELANGELA. We miss your wise advice, your smile, your help. You are always in our hearts and prayers. Emanuel and Svetlana.
VINCENTI KIND. In loving memory of our grandmother CARMELINA on the 49th anniversary of her demise. Always in our thoughts and prayers. Suzanne and Marie Claire.
VINCENTI KIND. Treasured memories of CARMELINA on the 49th anniversary of her passing to the Lord. Always in our hearts. Anne and family.
Local Council meeting
Għargħur at 6 p.m.
Flower fest at The Point
A flower fest will be held in Pjazza Tigné at The Point on Saturday between 9.30 a.m. and 7 p.m. The square will be decked out with a colourful bed of spring flowers and blooms and is the perfect opportunity to buy floral gifts for Mother’s Day on Sunday. All proceeds from the sale of the flowers will be donated to Hospice Malta.
Wreath laying ceremony
The Royal Naval Association (Malta Branch) will hold its annual memorial and wreath-laying ceremony on Sunday at the Pietà Marina Gardens, near the Royal Naval Memorial at 11 a.m. The ceremony will pay homage to those who died during the two world wars. All ex-Royal Navy personnel are urged to attend. Memorial service medals may be worn.
There will be power cuts in the following localities tomorrow:
Between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m. in Fisher, St Peter, St Paul, Ramiro Cali, Il-Konkorsi Teatrali, Ta’ Ħaġrat streets in Mġarr.
Between 8.30 a.m. and 3.30 p.m. in March 31,1979, Il-Mitħna, Sir Pawl Boffa and Wistin Camilleri in Victoria.