HACKENSACK, N.J. -- Giovanni Faustini of Hackensack, died on Monday, Dec. 26. He was 90.
Born and raised in Ripi, Italy, he came to America with his family in 1975.
He is survived by his wife, Francesca (nee Noboli); his son, Pasqualino and his wife Anna, and his daughter Mirella Tropiano and her husband Sal; grandchildren Johnmichael and Katherine Faustini; siblings, Rocco and his wife Anna Faustini, Silia Pullo, Rosa Colatosti and her husband Paolo and brother-in-law of Adalgisa Faustini, and Aldo Palmieri.
He was predeceased by his brother, Alvaro Faustini; and his sister, Nancy Palmieri.
Funeral from the Trinka-Faustini Funeral Home, 439 Maywood Ave., Maywood, at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 29. Funeral mass at St. Francis of Assisi Church, Hackensack. Entombment to follow at Calvary Cemetery, Paterson.
Donations in his memory to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital. PO Box 1000, Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142 would be appreciated.