Of Marblehead, Massachusetts and Boca Raton, Florida. Vincent was the beloved husband of 52 years of Rose (DiMare) Marino. Vincent passed away in his home on June 18 at the age of 76 following a remarkably courageous battle with melanoma cancer. He was a gallant inspiration to all who knew him, facing adversity with distinguished ease and dignity. Mr. Marino was a proud Veteran of the United States Air Force serving his country during WWII. He leaves his 6 children, to whom he dedicated his life and legacy of uncompromising love and benevolence: Dr. Mark Marino and his wife, Maryellen of Manahawkin, N.J.; Michael V. Marino and his wife, Robyn L. Stephenson, of Concord, MA; Dr. Paul V. Marino and his wife, Ghilaine, of Concord, MA; Brian Marino and his wife, Julie, of Dracut, MA; Katharine A. Marino and her husband, Paul A. DiGeronimo of Littleton, MA; Antonella Doucette and her husband, Roger, of Harvard, MA. He leaves 8 cherished grandchildren; Matthew, Adriana, Stephanie, Hilary, P. Alexander, Rachel, David and Mariah. Vincent is also survived by his brother and sister-in- law, Louis and Ellen Marino, of Swampscott, MA and his sister, Mary Polo, of Prides Crossing MA. He was predeceased by his parents, Vincent and Filomena (Nardone) Marino of Lynn, MA. A successful and respected businessman with a magnanimous heart, Vincent was dedicated to helping those less fortunate and improving the circumstances of those around him. Countless lives have been changed by his unwavering philanthropy and generosity. In keeping with his legacy of altruism, memorial gifts in thanksgiving for Mr. Marino's extraordinary life may he made in his memory to the organizations following: The John Wayne Cancer Institute, Attn: Development Dept., 2200 Santa Monica Boulevard, Santa Monica, California 90404, (310) 315-6111; The Saint Jude Children's Hospital and The Jimmy Fund, both for whom Mr. Marino was a benefactor for many years; Saint Jude Memorial Gift Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105, (800) 873-6983; The Jimmy Fund, Attn: Contribution Services, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, Massachusetts 02445. Services will be conducted privately for the immediate family only. Family and friends are respectfully invited to a Memorial Observance in Celebration of Vincent S. Marino's Life at his home located at 33 Crestwood Road, Marblehead, MA on Sunday, June 30, 2002 during the hours of 1pm - 8pm. For directions and book of condolences, please access www.cuffemcginn .com Arrangements by Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home, LYNN MA
To plant trees in memory, please visit our Sympathy Store
Published by Boston Globe from Jun. 21 to Jun. 28, 2002.