Eileen Frances Giaimo

August 18, 1939April 4, 2018

Eileen Frances (Kiesel) Giaimo, 78, of Burke, VA and York, PA passed away peacefully with family by her side on April 4, 2018. Eileen was born in the Bronx, NY on August 18, 1939. She was a graduate of St Vincent’s School of Nursing and St John’s University. She was happily married for 54 years to Col. Christopher J. Giaimo (Ret.) and, together with their family, spent over 26 years traveling the world while Chris served in the US Air Force. In addition to her husband, she is survived by her daughters Eileen and husband Gary Ciarleglio of Hamden, CT; Rosemary and husband Dr. Dennis Johnson, of York, PA; and her son Christopher and wife Kim of Davidsonville, MD. She was adored by her grandchildren Luke, Kathleen, Elizabeth, Katherine and Mary who were the apples of her eye and will remember the many incredible trips they took with Nanny, Poppy and Aunt Eileen. Her unwavering love, support and encouragement and the shining example of faith and service she set for each of them will endure forever. She leaves behind her brother Dr. R. Donald Kiesel and his wife Rosemary of Fairfax Station, VA and many loving nieces and nephews. She is pre-deceased by her parents Eileen and Joseph and her brother Dr. Joseph Kiesel. She was a devoted NY Yankee and Giants fan, eagerly awaiting the start of each respective season. She leaves behind a legion of friends. Services will be held at Demaine Funeral Home, 10565 Main Street, Fairfax from 6:00 to 8:00 pm on Friday, April 13th and on April 14th, 2018 at 1:00 pm at St Mary of Sorrows Catholic Church, 5222 Sideburn Road, Fairfax, VA, 22032. Memorial contributions can be made, if desired, to St. Mary's Atrium Fund, 309 S. George St. York, PA 17401 or Hospice & Community Care, 244 St. Charles Way, York, PA 17402.


  • Visitation Friday, April 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, April 14, 2018

Eileen Frances Giaimo

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Vivian Scamardella(Osterman)

April 15, 2018

Dear Chris and family, so sorry to hear of Eileen's passing. I will always remember her as a very sweet and kind person.
Vivian Scamardella(Josie Lupo Osterman's daughter.)

Lisa Fahy

April 14, 2018

My deepest sympathy and healing blessings to your family.
Lisa (Giaimo) Fahy from Florida

Teresa Swift

April 13, 2018

We were so lucky to have you as our aunt. I love you and will miss your smile and laughter. T

Sonya Orley

April 12, 2018

Fiercely loving and loyal, smart as a whip, strong and ever so elegant. Eileen or as she and I referred to her, “Mom 2” proved that being family doesn't have to be blood because she made sure she treated me just like family and that is exactly what she was to me. She truly was one of a kind, she was my family and I will always love her.

Ginny Richardson

April 10, 2018

She was loved deeply.

Robert Carlisle

April 10, 2018

Verna and I are saddened by her passing. We had many fond memories of Chris and her during their visits to Georgia and during the our visit to to the headquarters in 2001. God has a great addition to his kingdom.

Friends in Geoergia, Bob and Verna Carlisle