Magdalena Crouch
B: 1919-11-06
D: 2019-11-14
View Details
Crouch, Magdalena
Karen Noob
B: 1946-12-01
D: 2019-11-12
View Details
Noob, Karen
Topi Huhtala
B: 1934-05-14
D: 2019-11-12
View Details
Huhtala, Topi
Reginald Maier
B: 1953-11-22
D: 2019-11-11
View Details
Maier, Reginald
Margaret Beaton
B: 1930-05-20
D: 2019-11-11
View Details
Beaton, Margaret
Anna Hurban
B: 1943-02-25
D: 2019-11-11
View Details
Hurban, Anna
Mario Crocetti
B: 1944-04-02
D: 2019-11-10
View Details
Crocetti, Mario
Kelvin Reid
B: 1954-02-28
D: 2019-11-10
View Details
Reid, Kelvin
Beverly St. Denis
B: 1979-11-14
D: 2019-11-10
View Details
St. Denis, Beverly
Nathaniel Veinot
B: 1994-12-13
D: 2019-11-09
View Details
Veinot, Nathaniel
Jacqueline Levesque
B: 1929-02-10
D: 2019-11-08
View Details
Levesque, Jacqueline
Marion McDonald
B: 1935-06-23
D: 2019-11-08
View Details
McDonald, Marion
Angelo Gerardo Simeoni
B: 1927-09-21
D: 2019-11-08
View Details
Simeoni, Angelo Gerardo
Ivan Sutcliffe
B: 1941-02-25
D: 2019-11-07
View Details
Sutcliffe, Ivan
Wladyslawa Bedkowski
B: 1946-04-21
D: 2019-11-07
View Details
Bedkowski, Wladyslawa
Wilfred Kallio
B: 1934-02-05
D: 2019-11-06
View Details
Kallio, Wilfred
Alma LaBelle
B: 1944-07-25
D: 2019-11-06
View Details
LaBelle, Alma
Giuseppe Muscolino
B: 1941-02-27
D: 2019-11-06
View Details
Muscolino, Giuseppe
Maria Tarini
B: 1927-05-02
D: 2019-11-05
View Details
Tarini, Maria
Denis Mallette
B: 1963-03-12
D: 2019-11-04
View Details
Mallette, Denis
Christopher Lohan
B: 1930-10-29
D: 2019-11-03
View Details
Lohan, Christopher


Use the form above to find your loved one. You can search using the name of your loved one, or any family name for current or past services entrusted to our firm.

Click here to view all obituaries
Search Obituaries
252 Regent St.
Sudbury, ON P3C 4C8
Phone: (705) 673-9591
Fax: (705) 675-2998
Leonora Bellini

Leonora Bellini (Volpini)

Wednesday, February 27th, 1929 - Sunday, November 3rd, 2019
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Leonora Bellini, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family of Leonora Bellini with a meaningful gesture of sympathy.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.


In loving Memory of Leonora Bellini
February 27, 1929 - November 3, 2019

It is with our deepest sorrow that we inform you of the passing of our beloved mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She will be tremendously missed by her daughter Brenda, son Daniel and daughter-in-law Christine. Loving Nonnie to granddaughters: Dr. Jessica Leonora Whitehead, Lindsay Stevenson (Matthew), Alexandra Bellini, and Lila Whitehead. Cherished Bisnonna to Vienna Grace Stevenson. Dear daughter of Mabel and Reno Volpini and devoted wife of Valerio Bellini- all predeceased.

Family and friends are invited to attend a memorial service in the R.J. Barnard Chapel, Jackson and Barnard Funeral, 233 Larch Street, Sudbury on Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at 1:00 pm.

Norie was an incredibly accomplished woman who was a trailblazer for her time. She was an artist, a musician, a community leader, and world traveler who went everywhere from the Arctic to Turkey. She was a talented pianist and singer who through McGill University and the Kiwanis Music Festival won many awards. She even was selected to sing an aria on CBC radio. Norie was one of the first women to teach piano at Sacred Heart College, and later taught piano to many children in her own home. She was a Brownie and Girl Guide Leader who led their choirs to many first-place finishes at the Kiwanis Music Festival. She organized many fundraisers as the President of the Home and School at MacLeod Public School where she also attended as a child. She had a great love of animals and will be especially missed by the chipmunks of Walford Road. Norie's artistic talent and love of nature was expressed through her paintings and beautiful wood carvings. There wasn't a craft that she couldn't excel at. Christmas time was her high holiday. Every room in her house was decorated to the extreme. Everywhere you looked, there were robotic Santa's, carollers, carousels- all playing Christmas music, nativity scenes and even a Christmas condominium development. We will cherish our joyful memories of Christmas which she made so special. Everything she did was wrapped in love. Norie would say that her biggest and proudest accomplishment was her family who she was fiercely devoted to. She took pride in her grandchildren and would have been over the moon to hold her great-granddaughter. She had a great sense of humour and was always a source of amusement to everyone in her family. We would like to thank all those who helped her in her later years especially her cousin, friend, and "partner in crime" Lynn Vitali who was a constant source of support and comfort.

Memorial Service in the R. J. Barnard Chapel
Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home
233 Larch Street, Sudbury
Saturday, November 16th, 2019 at 1pm.
Cremation at the Park Lawn Crematorium.
(Friends may gather in the chapel after 12:30pm Saturday November 16th).
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated.
For those unable to attend the service, it can be viewed online at
Read Less

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | 12:30pm - 1:00pm
    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 12:30pm - 1:00pm
    Jackson and Barnard Funeral Home
    233 Larch St.
    Sudbury, ON P3B 1M2
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 | 1:00pm
    Saturday, November 16th, 2019 1:00pm
    R.J. Barnard Chapel
    233 Larch St
    Sudbury, ON P3B 1M2
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Fr. Larry Rymes
  • Interment

    Civic Memorial Cemetery
    365 Second Ave N.
    Sudbury, Ontario P3B 3M4
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email



Purchase Flowers

Consider providing a gift of comfort for the family of Leonora Bellini by sending flowers.

Purchase Flowers


We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Leonora here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence


Posted at 08:08pm
My deepest condolences to Brenda and Danny. Your Mom was a wonderful lady, and I have many fond memories of her. She was also Brown Owl, and she made the greatest crostoli, along with other treats that we so enjoyed on Saturday afternoons during monopoly games in the rec room so many years ago. My prayers and thoughts are with you.

Lori Ridley

Christine Bellini

Posted at 06:54pm
I remember being 13 years old and getting my braces on in Sudbury. Aunt Norie made a special lunch that day consisting of egg salad and croissant sandwiches. I will always remember her as an incredibly kind woman, a great cook, and with the coolest backyard in Sudbury.

Anita van de Rydt

Posted at 01:47pm
Brenda & Dan-My deepest sympathy in the loss of your Mother. She certainly lived a full life and leaves beautiful memories in many hearts. Whatever made her dear to you, you can make real to others.
Sincerely, Anita vandeRydt

Photos & Videos

Photo Album