Thelma Grace Giannico

March 5, 1921July 2, 2021

Thelma Grace Giannico, age 100, of Sarasota, Florida passed away on Friday, July 2, 2021. Thelma was born March 5, 1921 in Detroit, Michigan to Lillian and Joseph McLaughlin.

Thelma graduated high school in 1938. Throughout her life, she always was 100% devoted to her family and was there for them always. She loved to be surrounded by family and friends, dancing, singing and traveling. Some of her favorite pastimes included playing bingo and card games.

Thelma is survived by son Tom Giannico (Michelle); and son Terry Giannico; granddaughters Kim Pyenta and Amy Schuster; grandson Keith Giannico; great granddaughters Mia, Ava, Ella, Julia and Gianna; and great grandsons Dominic and Jaxon.

In addition to her parents, Thelma was preceded in death by her husband of 75 years, Roy Giannico.

Calling hours will be held on Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 3400 S. Adams Road, Auburn Hills, MI, 48326, at 10:30 AM to the time of the funeral service, beginning at 11:00 AM.

Contributions in Thelma's memory may be made to Pines of Sarasota: Rehabilitation & Senior Care Community, 1501 N. Orange Ave, Sarasota, FL 34236 or Tidewell Hospice, 3550 S Tamiami Trail, Suite 100, Sarasota, Florida 34239.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Giannico family.


  • Joseph, Father (deceased)
  • Lillian, Mother (deceased)
  • Roy Giannico, Husband (deceased)
  • Tom Giannico (Michelle), Son
  • Terry Giannico, Son
  • Kim, Granddaughter
  • Amy, Granddaughter
  • Keith, Grandson
  • Mia, Great Granddaughter
  • Ava, Great Granddaughter
  • Ella, Great Granddaughter
  • Julia, Great Granddaughter
  • Dominic, Great Grandson
  • Gianna, Great Granddaughter
  • Jaxon, Great Grandson


  • Visitation

    Wednesday, July 28, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, July 28, 2021


Thelma Grace Giannico

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