Git P Modini
October 25, 1931 – September 9, 2021
Mrs. Git Phong Modini, 89, of Fayetteville, NC, passed away Thursday, September 9, 2021 at First Health Hospice House in West End, NC.
A funeral service will be held Saturday, 11:00 a.m., at the Bergh Funeral Home. Burial will follow In the Republic Cemetery. Friends will be received one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Git was born October 25, 1931 in Chalon, Vietnam, the daughter of Chan Hong and Tran Wong. Git moved to Saigon during the Vietnam War in 1960 where she met George “Tom” Modini, of Republic, WA. They married in 1963 and moved back to the United States in 1965 with their four year old daughter, Tran Tinh. Git had two more children. George and Meili. Git enjoyed her life and traveled extensively, returning to visit her family in Vietnam and China that was among her happiest memories. She will be loved and missed.
In addition to her parents, Git was preceded in death by her husband, George Modini.
Those left to cherish her memory are her daughters, Tran Tinh Modini Lindberry (David) of Fayetteville, NC and Meili Marie Modini of San Diego, CA; son, George “Chan” Modini (Diane) of Sacramento, CA; sister, Bobo Git Ching Tice of San Francisco, CA; grandson, David Modini.