Tania M. (Owen) Vedda

In Memoriam

Below is the death notice of Tania Vedda, Wife of Joseph Vedda, Class of 1986, Mother of Phillip Vedda, Class of 2008, Sister-in-law of James Vedda, Class of 1976 and Phillip Vedda, Class of 1980 Aunt of Phillip Vedda III, Class of 2004. Please keep the Vedda family in your prayers.

In Loving Memory of TANIA M. VEDDA, age 52.

Tania M. Vedda, a name that will forever echo in our hearts, passed away on September 27th, 2023. She was the cherished wife of Joe, a loving mother to Phil (Jessica), and a doting grandmother to Sophia and Joey. She was the beloved daughter of Gary (deceased) and Toni, a dear sister to Janine Kozlowski (Kevin) and Rebekah, and a devoted aunt to Kyle and Kalina. Tania was a loving daughter-in-law of Phil Sr. (deceased) and Grace Vedda. She was a Cherished sister-in-law of Margie Furin (Matt, deceased), Jim (Joyce), Angelo (Tracy), and Phil Jr. (Nancy, deceased). Tania was a dear friend to many.

Tania was not merely a person; she was a force of nature, an intrepid explorer of our world. Her life was a tapestry woven from the threads of her remarkable travels, encompassing the United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Italy, Portugal, the Czech Republic, Austria, Spain, Denmark, the Netherlands, Monaco, Jamaica, Belgium and many others. Her passport was a testament to her adventurous spirit, and each destination left an indelible mark on her heart.

But beyond the places she visited, it was Tania's indomitable spirit that truly defined her. Her famous saying, "Say yes to life and never say no to an opportunity," was not just a mantra but a way of life. Tania's unwavering positivity and her open-hearted embrace of every opportunity that came her way were a boundless source of inspiration to all who had the privilege of knowing her.

In every corner of the globe, Tania touched lives and left a trail of warm memories. Her infectious laughter and her ability to make friends wherever she went endeared her to people from all walks of life. Tania's legacy is not just a collection of passport stamps but a testament to the boundless love and zest for life that she shared with everyone.

Though Tania may have embarked on her final journey, her spirit lives on in the hearts of those she leaves behind. Let us remember her with joy and gratitude, celebrating a life lived to the fullest, a life that taught us to embrace every moment with open arms.

Tania M. Vedda, you will be deeply missed, but your legacy of love, adventure, and positivity will forever light our way. Rest in peace, dear Tania.

A Funeral Service will be held on Friday October 6, 2023, in the funeral home at 11 AM. Interment will follow at Holy Cross Cemetery. The family will receive friends Thursday October 5, 2023, from 4-7 PM at THE A. RIPEPI AND SONS FUNERAL HOME, 18149 BAGLEY ROAD, MIDDLEBURG HEIGHTS (WEST of 1-71).

Posted on: October 2, 2023

You can view a list of all St. Ed's Alumni who have passed away on our website.

Tania M. (Owen) Vedda

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