Born in St. Marys, PA., son of the late John Parmi and Rachel Johnston, died suddenly on Nov. 28 due to lung cancer. Well known in the area many people and businesses helped him as he inspired others around him. He attended Sacred Heart Church. After service in the U.S. Army he was self employed as a landscape contractor before moving to Florida. Survivors are a son, three grandchildren, a sister and brother. Internment will be private in Conneautville, PA. His memory will live long in the hearts of those that knew him. "Friends of Giovanni" can make contributions to Manatee County Salvation Army, 1204 14th St. W., Bradenton, FL 34205.
Published in Bradenton Herald on Dec. 19, 2014.