Shepparton has lost a great community leader with the death of Emilio Fiorenza.SOPHIE MALCOLM January 18, 2013 4:35am
Caring, kind-hearted and a community champion.
Emilio Fiorenza’s friends and family will remember their ‘‘kingpin’’ as a generous and upbeat man who would do anything for anyone.
Last week ,Emilio lost his fight with multiple myeolma at the age of 62.
He died on Friday, January 11 at GV Base Hospital, surrounded by his family. His funeral takes place today at 10
Mario Bettanin , Emilio’s friend of more than 20 years, said his death had ‘‘left a huge hole in our community’’.
Intelligent, compassionate and always devoted to both the Italian and wider community, Emilio was a ‘‘gentleman’’, Mr Bettanin said.
‘‘He kept the community knitted together. He was our kingpin.’’
Much like the 16-year-old teenager who outgrows their childhood bedroom, it’s time for Kyabram Fauna Park’s saltwater crocodile Getcha to upgrade to a larger enclosure.
Dawn Tabor 10 January 1944 – 10 September 2016
The Aboriginal and wider community is mourning the death of revered Bangerang Aboriginal elder, Uncle John ‘‘Sandy’’ Atkinson.
MELINDA Gates once said ‘‘a woman with a voice is, by definition, a strong woman’’.
OUR Lady of the Sacred Heart Elmore was a sea of colour earlier this month for Footy Colours Day.
THERE were picnics galore at St Augustine’s College recently as the school celebrated St Augustine’s Day with a whole college mass and a community picnic on the school oval.
Seymour A and B-grade in season decider
Extensive rainfall in the Southern Riverina is having a negative impact on farming.
IT’S JUST over two years since Melbourne-born Elizabeth Carr decided to make a tree change and move to Redesdale.
Former Moira Shire mayor Marie Martin will be running in the upcoming council election.
Nick Caruso will compete in tumbling at the National Clubs Championships in Bendigo tomorrow.
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