Giannino, Josephine (nee Giarratana) of Totowa at rest in Wayne on February 2, 2003. Devoted wife of the late Anthony D. Giannino. Mother of John Giannino and Fay Donato and her husband, Michael. Sister of Dominick Giarratana and the late Jennie Mandara and Frances Zisa. Grandmother of 3 and great grandmother of 5. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the funeral from the Festa Memorial Funeral Home 111 Union Blvd,. Totowa on Thursday at 9:00 AM. Funeral Mass to follow at St. James R.C. Church, Totowa at 9:30 AM. Entombment at Calvary Mausoleum, Paterson. Friends may call Wednesday 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00 - 9:00 P.M..
Josephine (nee Giarratana) Giannino age 93 of Totowa died Sunday. Born in Sicily, ITALY she came to the United States in 1911, she lived in Totowa for 58 years before moving to Wayne 2 years ago. She was a Seamstress for various textile companies in Paterson before retiring. Mrs. Giannino was aParishioner of St. James RC Church, Totowa and a member of the Totowa Boro Senior Citizens Club.
Predeceased by her husband, Anthony Giannino, and 2 sisters, Jennie Mandara and Frances Zisa
one daughter: Fay Donato of Wayne, NJ
one son: John Giannino of Wayne, NJ
Sister of: Dominick Giarratana of Hackensack, NJ
Also survived by 3 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Festa Memorial Funeral Home, 111 Union Boulevard, Totowa is in charge of arrangements.