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Cusimano, Salvatore (Sam/Scott)
February 2020
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On the day of love, February 14, 2020, Salvatore (Sam/Scott) Cusimano, son of Agostino Cusimano and Maria Aglieri Rinella, brother of Tony and Joe, peacefully passed into eternal paradise in his 98th year surrounded by his family. He was a loving and devoted husband of Maria for over 65 years, proud father of 9 and their spouses, grandfather of 26, great grandfather of 4. Salvatore was a Canadian WWII RCASC veteran; a proud Canadian and Sicilian; photographer for Cardinal McGuigan, the Catholic Register, numerous newspapers, countless weddings and family gatherings; Founder and Editor of the Toronto Termini (Sicily) Journal; past member of the Toronto Committees of Adjustment and Planning; life-time Toronto Real Estate Board Broker (50+ years); insurance broker; avid reader and historian who also documented the history of Sicilian Canadians in Toronto through his journal and photos; aficionado of world travels; honored with numerous community recognition and awards; and a pillar of the Italian-Canadian community in Toronto. A caring, humble and selfless man, Salvatore always put others first. He had a deep love of family and cherished spending time together. Salvatore always had a big, bright smile and was a friend to all. He gave of himself generously and always loved to share life stories and capture memories through his beautiful photos. He embraced mindful living and lived his life with gratitude. Thanks to his passion for his entire family, he built a lasting legacy marked by endless love, commitment and action. He is loved beyond words and will be missed beyond measure. A special thanks to the doctors, nurses and many others who cared for him. Visitation at the PAUL O’CONNOR FUNERAL HOME, 1939 Lawrence Ave. East. Scarborough on Monday and Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. Funeral Mass on Wednesday, February 19, at 10am at Annunciation Church (3 Combermere Dr, North York). Interment at Mount Hope Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the charity of your choice or a memorial to be set up in Salvatore’s name at www.gofundme.com/f/salvatore-cusimano-memorial-fund

Messages of Condolence

Our deepest condolences to the Cusimano family. While we did not have the privilege of meeting Salvatore, we have had the distinct pleasur... Read more Graham Family, Rob, Liz, Dana & Caitlin
Toronto, ON March 06, 2020
To Anthony, Rose and the entire Cusimano Family.....Sending you all our Sincerest Heartfelt Condolences for the loss of your Dear Father. ... Read more Lucy & Loreto Tersigni
Caledon, ON February 25, 2020
Our deepest condolences to the family. He was a wonderful man and may you find comfort in his memories.
Laura Carito, Pat Carito and Nancy Carito Giampietro
Thornhill, Ontario February 19, 2020
We wish to extend our deepest condolences and the assurance of our prayers for your father and the whole Cusimano family. Eternal rest gr... Read more Bruno and Dianne De Vita
Vancouver, B.C. February 19, 2020
We wish to offer you and your family our deepest condolences. Very sorry for your loss (our loss)
Roberto and Cindy Marcellino
Arthur, Ontario February 19, 2020
Anthony, I am so sorry to hear of the death of your dad... even at 98, or especially at 98, it no doubt still comes as a huge shock to you... Read more Donald Guloien and Irene Boychuk
Vancouver February 18, 2020
So sorry to hear about your loss. Our deepest condolences
Ed and Stacey Ventura
Caledon Ontario February 18, 2020
Anthony, our deepest condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. Scott, may you rest in peace. God ... Read more Phil and Frances Cammisuli
Markham, Ontario February 18, 2020
Our Sincere Condolences to the Cusimano Family. Our Thoughts & Prayers are with you.
Tina & Joe Schillaci
Brooklin Ontario February 18, 2020
My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Arpit Bhagat (TD)
Mississauga February 18, 2020
Dear Anne Marie, My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. May our Lord Jesus Christ repose his soul ... Read more Mona Bichay
St Matthias School February 18, 2020
Our deepest condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless!!
Cindy & Fortunato Crea
Vaughan, Ontario February 18, 2020
I want to express my sympathy to the Cusimano family on the passing of your husband/father. I am out of country and unable to attend the ... Read more Mary Bassett
Uxbridge, Ontario February 17, 2020
Dear Maria and family, On behalf of our Mom, Lena Greco, we extend our heartfelt sympathy on the passing of Sam. We know Mom shared man... Read more Greco Family
Toronto February 17, 2020
To all the Cusimano Family, we are sadden to hear of Mr Cusimano’s passing...His lovely smile will be missed but always remembered ...May ... Read more Maryanne Spada and family
Toronto February 17, 2020
Too sad hearing loss of your great father. Our sincere condolences to whole family for such loss.
Khosrow Barati
Toronto February 17, 2020
Our deepest condolences to the Cusimano Family. May all of you find comfort in the memories of a man who gave so much love to his family. ... Read more The DiCaprio Family
Montreal & Atlanta February 17, 2020
May he rest in peace. My condolences to you and your family on your loss.
Jeff Higuchi
Oakville, ON February 17, 2020
Our deepest condolences to the entire Cusimano family for your loss. May your lives be long and vibrant so you can remember him well.
Shirley and Mark Bridges
Toronto February 17, 2020
Our deepest heartfelt condolences. Our hearts break for your family and your loss. Our thoughts prayers are with you in this difficult tim... Read more Sam and Anna Di Pasquale
Vaughan February 17, 2020
Our deepest condolences. Audrey, Melissa, Gabriella, Raegan, Morgan, Sidney and Robert Piccioni.
Roberto Piccioni
Lasalle, QC February 17, 2020
It is with sadness that my family share in the loss of your father. At the same time we rejoice in the wonderful people , achievements a... Read more wilraad lottering
Newcastle February 17, 2020
Sending your family our deepest condolences. May he rest in eternal peace and watch over his loved ones from heaven. Sincerely, Just... Read more Justine and Alex Liang
Toronto February 17, 2020
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the entire Cusimano family. Beautiful memories of Mr. Cusimano will always remain in our hearts. Rest I... Read more Anthony and Maria Marcellino
Milton, ON February 17, 2020
Dear Anne Marie and family, It is with deepest and most sincere sympathy that we give to you all. We know how much you loved your dad and... Read more Rita Faraci
Toronto February 17, 2020
So sad to hear about the passing of your Dad Our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family
Serge, Bebi & family
Toronto February 16, 2020
So sad to hear about the passing of your Dad Our deepest condolences and prayers to you and your family
Serge, Bebi & family
Toronto February 16, 2020
We are greatly saddened to hear of the passing of your father. Sincere condolences to the whole family along with our Prayers. It was a ... Read more Jack & Zarina Johnston
Tottenham, Ontario February 16, 2020
My deepest condolences. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Michelle & Tony
Toronto February 16, 2020
Our condolences to you and your family. May He Rest in Peace and May his memory be eternal. xo
Gus, Toula, Alexander & Nicholas
Scarborough February 16, 2020
We are so sad to hear about the loss of your father. Please accept our sincere condolences. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this ... Read more Cathy Melvin and family
Toronto, ON February 16, 2020
So sad to hear about your loss. Our family would like to espress our sincere sympathy to your family. May the soul of your father be a... Read more Haig and Patty Yeretsian
Toronto, ON February 16, 2020

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