Rolio Lombardi of Kamloops passed away on Tuesday, September 13, 2016 at 84 years of age. He is survived by his cousins, Bruno (Elsie) Wojak of Kamloops, Leonard (Marian) Schmeichel of USA, Ruth (Sanford) Johnson of USA, Frank-Rudiger (Ursula) Zimmermann of Germany and his good friend Dan Lee. He was predeceased by his father and mother, Nazario and Elsi Lombardi, as well as many numerous relatives in BC, Alberta, USA and Germany.
Rolio was born in Kamloops on October 19, 1931. He attended Kamloops High School and after graduation he worked as a clerk for CN until he retired in 1986. Rolio’s interests were singing and playing guitar.
Special Thanks to Dr. John Reid and to all the staff at the Marjorie Willoughby Snowden Memorial Hospice for the excellent care given to Rolio. Donations may be made to the Kamloops Hospice. 72 Whiteshield Cr., South, Kamloops BC V2E 2S9
The Graveside Service will take place at 2 p.m. on Friday, September 16, 2016 at the Hillside Cemetery, 750 Notre Dame Dr., with Lawrence Schrader officiating.