Giorgio Pisano
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09/25/1928 - 07/17/2020 Giorgio Pisano, the unforgettable, one of a kind, began resting on July 17th, 2020 at his home in San Pedro, California. He was born on September 25th, 1928 in Ischia, Italy. He began his career as a fisherman at the age of twelve, in a old wooden boat. When moving to San Pedro, he continued his career as a commercial fisherman, and built up a reputation as an expert among his peers. He also had a reputation of being an excellent cook. He took pride in cooking for friends and family. Anyone that knew George knew that he was a man of great generosity who loved his family dearly. George's great faith defined who he was in life. George is pre deceased in death by his parents Giorgio and Gelsomina Pisano, his brother Antonio, and sister Theresa, and his first wife, Renee Pisano. He is survived by his wife Anna and children Gelsy Shiell, George (Liz) Pisano, and Mark (Lisa) Pisano, David (Patty) Gore, and Shelley (Erik) Sowman. His grandchildren Christina Nicole, Sara, Michael, Jessica, Mandi, Mark, Morgann, and Marinna. George also had 11 great grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter and relatives in Ischia as well. Giorgio's legacy will live on with all who loved him. Job 14:13-15, " You will call and I will answer you."


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Published in Palos Verdes Peninsula News on Jul. 24, 2020.
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August 8, 2020
I'm glad I had the pleasure to meet George. I will miss his witt and most of all his zeal for Jehovah
Evelyn Carrillo
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August 6, 2020
George was larger than life. San Pedro took a big loss. Looking forward to seeing him young and healthy in the resurrection. Ann took good care of George...I'm so glad I got to spend quality time with them when they had me over for dinner. I will forever cherish the memories.
Evelyn Carrillo
Friend
July 29, 2020
We always enjoyed being around George,, whenever he and Anna would come to support the humble beginnings of our italian language meetings he would bring his sense of humor and dedicated support. His connection with those in the italian community were much appreciated by us as we made every effort to share good news with those in theIr own language. We are glad to have worked alongside such a faithful, hardworking and supportive friend, and brother. May you find comfort Anna and family in our wonderful hope.
Carmen DiMaria
Friend
July 27, 2020
Uncle George my favorite uncle , a great sense of humor ,a wonderful cook and he loved his family and enjoyed cooking for them. I miss him very much and will always treasure the special times we shared . Love you Jim and Teresa
Teresa
Family
July 26, 2020
By Far my Favorite Uncle, his whit, humor, love of gardening and Good Food, along with a real love for Family & Life itself. George made his carreer of Fishing by "Seeing the Unseen" he could spot fish better than most and directed the boat to the Prize! By keeping my eyes on the things unseen I too can get there! I look forward to seeing George soon under much better conditions. ;-) Johnny
Johnny L Meloni
Family
July 24, 2020
I Miss Papa George very much. He was the Grandad that i never had but always wanted :)
-Enrico
Enrico
Family
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