Giovanna Fiacco

Obituary of Giovanna Fiacco

WYNANTSKILL - Giovanna Fiacco, 90, of Rensselaer, passed away Friday, March 20, 2020, at St Peters Hospital.

Giovanna "Nonna" was born   August 17, 1929, in Torrice, Italy. She was one of fourteen children of Dominic and Philomena Greci.

She was a Machine Operator for DeBeers baseball manufacturing in Albany.  

Nonna was communicant of St Johns church and was a member of the St Anthony Society.   

Nonna was an amazing cook and loved her Italian music. Nonna would love to spend her days playing bingo and visiting with her friends.  She was an amazing Matriarch of her family and will be greatly missed by all who knew her.  

Predeceased by her husband Giuseppe Fiacco and a niece Daniela Attura

Survivors include  her daughters Pietrina (Donald) Thompson Hannawa Falls, NY, Luciana (John) Olszewski, Rosanna (Richard) Ellis, proud grandmother of Kristin (Christopher) Repice, Jessica (Jeffrey) Peek, John Olszewski, Rachel (Thomas) Dailey, Great Grandmother of Emma Repice, Alexander and Gabriella Peek, Austin and Aiden Dailey. she was the sister in law of Santa and Silvano Attura and Aunt of Maria Louise Attura
Due to the Corona Virus and the mandatory Social distancing services will be held privately at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in the Holy Sepulchre cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Giovannas name to a charity of the donor's choice.
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