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Dr. Felix R. Canestri

October 9, 1937 ~ September 4, 2022 (age 84) 84 Years Old


Dr. Felix Raul Canestri, born October 9, 1937, in La Plata, Argentina, passed away on Sunday September 4, 2022. A resident of Cincinnati for almost 50 years, he is survived by his three children, Felix Canestri, Andrew Canestri, Katherine Canestri Soler and three granddaughters, Isabella Soler, Elise Soler and Sara Canestri. He is also survived by his brother Gustavo Canestri. He is preceded in death by his brother Mario Canestri.

A dedicated physician for over 50 years and classical music enthusiast, he retired to playing tennis, reading and spending time with family and friends.

A remembrance in his honor will be October 28, 2022 at Gilligan Funeral Home, 8225 Montgomery Rd 45236 4pm-7pm.

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Celebration of Life
October 28, 2022

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Gilligan Funeral Home
8225 Montgomery Rd
Cincinnati, OH 45236


Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra
1241 Elm St., Cincinnati OH 45202
Tel: 1-513-381-3300

Hospice of Southwest Ohio
7625 Camargo Rd, Cincinnati OH 45243
Tel: 1-513-770-0820


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