Mike Izzotti, VP of PFLI, passes away

23 Mar 2013 AD -- Columbus, OH -- Special to PFLI E-News -- Pharmacists For Life International (PFLI) headquarters learned today of the passing away of its long time vice president, Mike Izzotti.

Izzotti had been instrumental in helping found the Canadian chapter of PFLI in the late 1980s and had served as its head until 2011.

Izzotti died peacefully on March 21, 2013 at the Hamilton General Hospital, in his 56th year. Predeceased by his parents Emile and Florence Izzotti. Brother of Joseph, Peter, Paul (Tanya) and Angela Richardson (Don). Uncle to Ariane, Yolanda, Anthony, Emily, Nicholas and Sophia. Also survived by many aunts and uncles.

Michael was a member of the Knights of Columbus, Pharmacists for Life International and the Hamilton Right to Life. The family would like to thank the Staff of 7 South at the Hamilton General Hospital. Visitation at the FRISCOLANTI FUNERAL CHAPEL, 43 Barton St. E. (near James St.), Hamilton, ON, Sunday 24 March from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Vigil Prayers Sunday at 3 p.m.

Funeral Mass, Monday, March 25, 2013 at 10 a.m. from St. Anthony's Church. Private Interment. In lieu of flowers donations to the Hamilton Right To Life or the Multiple Sclerosis Society would be appreciated by the family.

As is its custom, PFLI will have a Holy Mass offered for the repose of the soul of Mike. Requiescat in pace. Vichnaja pamjat.