GRECH. On July 1, SISTER PETRINA of the Dominican Sisters of Victoria, aged 93, passed peacefully away comforted by the rites of Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss her Dominican Sisters, her brothers Pawlu, Frangisk and Emmanuel, nephews and nieces including Fr Guzepp Grech, other relatives and friends. The funeral leaves the convent of the Dominican Sisters today at 5.45 p.m. for the church of Pompeii, Victoria, where Mass praesente cadavere will be said at 6 p.m. followed by interment in the Dominican Community grave at Santa Maria Cemetery. No flowers by request but donations to Lourdes Home will be greatly appreciated. Lord grant her eternal rest.
MALLIA. On June 30, at Villa Messina, Rabat, THERESE née Scerri, widow of Francis S., aged 82. She leaves to mourn her great loss her son Albert and his wife Jacqueline, her daughters Monika and her husband Joe Cappello, Miriam and her husband Joe Muscat and Margaret and her husband Professor Mark Brincat, her beloved grandchildren Julian, Adriana, Martina, Stefania, Max, Nicolas, Clare, Andreas and Rebecca, her sisters, in-laws, relatives and friends. The funeral leaves Villa Messina today at 2 p.m. for the Basilica of Maria Bambina, Senglea, where Mass praesente cadavere will be said at 2.30 p.m., followed by interment in the family grave at the Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery. No flowers by request but donations to the Malta Hospice Movement will be appreciated. May the Lord grant her eternal rest.
MIFSUD. On July 2, at St James Capua Hospital, Sliema, PAUL aged 94, passed peacefully away comforted by the rites of Holy Church. He leaves to mourn his great loss his children Ronald and his wife Maria Pia, Norman and his wife Anna, Derek and his wife Maria, his grandchildren Ivan and his wife Maria, Mark and his wife Samantha, Matthew and his fiancée Amanda Cauchi, Caroline and her husband Mark Miggiani, Gerrard, Paul and his wife Celia, Michael and his wife Gretchen, Angela and her husband Edward Bartoli, his great-grandchildren, relatives and friends. The funeral leaves St James Capua Hospital tomorrow at 8.45 a.m. for Stella Maris parish church, Sliema, where Mass praesente cadavere will be celebrated at 9 a.m. followed by interment at Santa Maria Addolorata Cemetery. No flowers by request. The family regret they are unable to receive visitors. Lord grant him eternal rest.
SAYDON. On July 2, SISTER BEATRICE went to meet the Risen Lord at the age of 70, comforted by the rites of the Holy Church. She leaves to mourn her loss the Teresian Sisters of the Santa Margherita Monastery in Cospicua, the Teresian Fathers, her sisters Sr Consolata FCJ, Sr Bernardetta OCD and Sr Maximilla of the Congregation of Maria Bambina, brothers and sisters Grezju, Leli, Charles, Doris and Peter and their spouses, as well as relatives and friends. The funeral leaves St Luke's Hospital tomorrow at 8.30 a.m. for Santa Margherita Monastery where Mass praesente cadavere will be said at 9.30 a.m. followed by burial.
ATTIAS - ELLA née Zammit Cutajar. In loving memory of my dear mother who died three years ago today. Anne Refalo and family.
BORDA - JOSEPH GEORGE. In loving memory of a very special dad on the third anniversary of his passing. Always in our thoughts. His wife Margaret, children Joseph, Pauline and Terese, his daughter-in-law Joan and his grandchildren Joseph and Alan. Lord grant him eternal rest.
DEMARCO - MARY. In loving memory of our dear sister. Her brothers, sister, in-laws and their families.
JONES - CHRISTOPHER NEIL. In loving memory of our dearest nephew on the eighth anniversary of his tragic death at the tender age of 17 in Nottingham, UK. Granny Lucy, Martin, Myra, Rosanne and all his family.
MIZZI - MABEL, 1958. So loving, so loved. Lola, Bertie, Tony and Sophie.
University students are carrying out excavation works in an archaeological site known as the Wilderness, where there are remains of a Roman villa, at Carlo Diacono Girls' Junior Lyceum, in Zejtun.
Those interested in viewing the excavation are invited to attend on Thursday between 8.30. and 11 a.m.
What's On Today
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at Gallery G, 4 Sir Ugo Mifsud Street, Lija, paintings and ceramics by Ebba von Versen Balzan and Julie Apap.
9 a.m. to 5 p.m., at the Museum of Fine Arts, Valletta, paintings by Alex Dalli.
At the Contemporary Hall, National Museum of Fine Arts, Valletta, Commemorative Silver Salver donated by Dr Jimmy Farrugia.
At Heritage Malta head office, Merchants Street, Valletta, paintings and sculptures by Raymond Spiteri.
At the Inquisitor's Palace, Vittoriosa, tarot cards of destiny, gambling, luck and magic.
At the Loggia, Manoel Theatre, Valletta, paintings by 18 students of art who are being tutored by Matthew Cassar.
At the Salon, National Museum of Archaeology, Valletta, exhibition of the book World Heritage Sites 360°.
At the Wignacourt Museum, Il-Kullegg Street, Rabat, rare artefacts from the 17th century.
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