ARRIGO. On December 12, SHAUN, aged 49, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his adored children Fynn, Zea and Azia, his loving mother Brigida and dearest father Edward, his brothers Kurt and his wife Claire, Taran and his wife Nicole, his nieces, Livia and Kate and nephew Edward, his aunt Moira, his grandmother Mary Clare Agius, all his cousins and numerous friends. The funeral will be held at the Sanctuary of the Divine Mercy, San Pawl tat-Tarġa, tomorrow, Thursday December 15, at 2pm followed by interment at Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery. Donations to Hospice Malta would be appreciated. May he rest in peace.

BEZZINA. On December 13, at Mater Dei Hospital, ĠUŻEPPI of Tarxien, aged 82, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Maria, his daughter Sonia, his son Renald and his partner Sarah-Lee, his brothers and sisters, in-laws, their respective spouses, nephews and nieces, other relatives and friends. The funeral cortège leaves Mater Dei Hospital on Friday, December 16 at 2.30pm for Our Lady of the Annunciation parish church, Tarxien, where Mass præsente cadavere will be said at 3pm, followed by interment at Tal-Erwieħ Cemetery, Tarxien. No flowers by request but donations to the Ursuline Crèche, Sliema, will be appreciated. Lord, grant him eternal rest.

HAMMOND. On December 12, at St Vincent de Paul Residence, VINCENZA (Sina), née Sammut, of Attard, widow of William, aged 83, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her brothers Joseph and Anthony, her sisters Mary, Lina and Doris, their spouses, nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. Mass præsente cadavere will be said on Friday, December 16 at 9am at Attard parish church, followed by interment at Attard cemetery. No flowers by request but donations to Id-Dar tal-Providenza, Siġġiewi, would be greatly appreciated. Lord, grant her eternal rest.

LANZON. On December 13, at Mater Dei Hospital, CARMEL, of  Guardamangia,  widower of Mary, aged 91, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church.  He leaves to mourn his loss his children Pauline, Patrick and his wife Grace, Raymond and his wife Marietta, and Agnes and her husband Saviour Galea, his grandchildren David and his fiancée Maria Camilleri, Marie Noelle and her boyfriend Christian Cauchi, Anne Marie and her husband Adrian Mizzi, Pauline and her husband David Darmanin, Norman and his girlfriend Connie Livori Bonici Mompalao, and Andre, his great-grandchildren Jack, Joy, Amy, Kay and Giulia, his in-laws Charles, Antoinette and Agnes, and his step-sister Teresa, other relatives and friends. The funeral leaves Mater Dei Hospital tomorrow, Thursday, December 15, at 1.30 pm for Our Lady of Fatima parish church, Guardamangia, where Mass præsente cadavere will be said at 2pm, followed by interment at Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery. No flowers by request but donations to Id-Dar tal-Providenza, Siġġiewi, will be appreciated. Lord, grant him eternal rest.

MUSCAT. On December 13, at Mater Dei Hospital, KARMENU (Il-Platinu) of Rabat, aged 82, passed away peacefully comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his loss his wife Grace, his children Carmen and her husband Twanny Cachia, Joseph (Il-Mussy) and his wife Mary Ann, his grandchildren Laura and her husband Mo Cachia, Claudia and her fiancé Chris Vassallo, Luca and his fiancée Meagan Abela, Daniela and her husband Kurt Gatt, and his great-grandchild Jack, the family of his late sister Nina, his in-laws Dr Daniel Micallef and his wife Polly, Martha, widow of Karmenu and Catherine, widow of Tony Micallef, many relatives and friends. The funeral leaves Mater Dei Hospital tomorrow, Thursday, December 15, at 2.30pm for Mdina Cathedral, where Mass præsente cadavere will be said at 3pm, followed by interment in the family grave at Santa Margherita Cemetery, Rabat. No flowers by request but donations to Hospice Malta, Balzan, will be greatly appreciated. Lord, grant him eternal rest.

VELLA. On December 13, at Mater Dei Hospital, DORIS of Rabat, residing at St Paul’s Bay, passed away peacefully at the age of 77, comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her children Albert and Jacqueline and her husband Alex, her grandchildren Francesca, Kurt, Kyle and Amy and her husband Kyle, her brothers and sisters, their respective spouses, their children, all other relatives and friends. The funeral cortège leaves Mater Dei Hospital on Saturday, December 17 at 7.45am for Ta’ Ġieżu church, Rabat, where Mass præsente cadavere will be said at 8.30am, followed by interment in the family grave at Santa Margherita Cemetery, Rabat. Lord, grant her eternal rest.

In Memoriam

CASSAR GALEA – Dr JOSEPH FERDINAND, LL.D. Everlasting and cherished memories of a most loving husband and father, today the 27th year of his bereavement. Pauline and Liliana. Today’s 6.30pm Mass celebrated at St Gregory’s parish church, Sliema, will be said for the repose of his soul.

CASSAR GALEA – Dr JOSEPHFERDINAND, LL.D. Treasured memories of a beloved father and grandfather. Marie, Claude, Debbie and Karl.

CASSAR GALEA – Dr JOSEPH FERDINAND, LL.D. Forever in our hearts, thoughts and prayers. Adriano, Vikki and Ben.

CONWAY – MICHAEL THOMAS. One year since your sad passing.

No matter how life changes,
No matter what we do,
A special place within our hearts
Will always be with you.

All our love from wife Stephanie, daughters Donna and Lucy, sons-in-law Sam and John and grandchildren Rosie and Archie.

DONE CIANTAR. Treasured memories of a dearly missed mother and sister, MAY, especially today the 11th anniversary of her demise. Matthew, Pierre and Anna.

FLERI SOLER – HUGH. In loving memory of a beloved husband and father on the eighth anni­versary of his meeting with the Lord. Always in our hearts and prayers. His wife Marvy and children Matthew, Benjamin, Timothy and Jessica. Lord, grant him eternal rest.

FLERI SOLER – HUGH. On the eighth anniversary of his demise. Always lovingly remembered by his father Joe.

FLERI SOLER – HUGH. In loving memory of a dear brother on the eighth anniversary of his demise. Fondly remembered by his sister Graziella, his brother Simon and their families.

ZAMMIT – CAROL, née Holland. Treasured memories of our beloved daughter, today the 23rd anni­versary of her death. Always in our thoughts and prayers. Margaret and John.

ZAMMIT. In loving memory of our beloved CAROL, née Holland, on the 23rd anniversary of her death. Simon, Annabel and David.

ZAMMIT. In loving memory of CAROL, née Holland on the anni­versary of her passing away. Always in our thoughts and prayers. Rose and family.

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Power cuts

Due to scheduled maintenance works on the electricity grid, there may be power cuts in, or in parts of, the following areas TODAY:

Between 1am and 5am in St John’s Cavalier, and in Ordnance, Old Bakery, Strait, Republic, Mikiel Anton Vassalli, Old Mint, Engineers, Windmill, South and Pope Pius V streets, Valletta.

Between 8am and noon in Nadur, Grandmaster, Mintba, Miklem Malti and Knights of Malta streets, Marsascala.

Between 8am and 1pm in Transfiguration Square, in Transfiguration Avenue and in Tabor, Robert Mifsud and Main streets, Lija.

Between 8am and 4pm in Mgr Luigi Catania, 31st March, St John, St Bartho­lomew and Windmill streets, alleys Nos 1 and 3 in Mgr Luigi Catania Street and Church Square, Għarghur.

Between 8am and 9pm and between noon and 1pm in Marfa Road, in Qammieħ Street and in the Caravan Site and Qammieħ areas, Mellieħa.

Between 8.15am and 11.15am in Aggira, Lazzru Pisani and St Rocco streets, Żebbuġ.

Between 8.30am and 2pm in Tal-Ibraġ and St Andrew’s roads and in Ratal and Qasam streets, Swieqi.

Between 8:30am and 2pm in Dun Guzepp Farrugia Street and in St Andrew’s Housing Estate area, Pembroke.

And TOMORROW:

Between 8am and noon in Karmelo Ritchie, Xilep and Carmelo Penza streets and Dawret Ix-Xatt area, Xgħajra.

Between 8.30am and 1pm in Swieqi Road and in Għamad, Ġiebja, Ħawt, Ilma and Molletta streets, Swieqi.

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