Born April 30, 1929 in Caselle D'Altivole, Treviso, Italy and passed away February 11, 2013 at Burnaby Hospital. Gino is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Irma; daughter Maria; sons Giorgio (Nancy), Dennis (Lisa), Franco (Lisa) and Dino; grandchildren Andrea (Jesse), Alex, Megan, Emily, Nikki, Michael, Adam, Delana and Dominic; brothers, sisters, nieces, nephews and many friends. Prayers will be offered at 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at St. Helen's Catholic Church, 3860 Triumph Street, Burnaby where the Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, February 15, 2013. Entombment, South Mausoleum, Ocean View Burial Park. In lieu of flowers donations to the B.C. Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated. Condolences may be offered to the family at


Published in Vancouver Sun and/or The Province on Feb. 13, 2013