Michael Dominic Gimino

March 30, 1941January 8, 2021

Michael Gimino, age 79, passed away peacefully into God’s arms on Friday, January 8, 2021. Michael was born in Chicago to the late Dominic and Eleanor Gimino on March 30, 1941. Preceded in death by his sister, Diane Gimino. Devoted husband to Marsha Gimino (nee Henley) for over 56 years. Deeply loved and cared for by his children Mia Lonkar (Jeffrey), Christopher Gimino (Cindy), Gina Johnson, Dana Fischl (Mark) and Nicole Rizza (John). Loving Papa to Michael Lonkar (Rebecca), Kaitlyn Balamut (Jason), Heather Landis (Dave), Emily Gimino, Christopher Gimino, Sandra Jankowski, James Jankowski, Alexis Fischl (David), Zachary Fischl, Taylor Gimino (Demi), John Rizza, Joseph Rizza, Dominic Rizza and Maria Rizza; Proud great grandfather to Bentley, Henry, Benjamin, William, Jackson and Olivia. He worked as an Ironworker for Local 395 and Local 1 for over 30 years. Beloved friend and confidante to all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

The family wishes to extend our sincere gratitude to all of our loving family and friends who reached out during this difficult time. Your love, prayers and support are greatly appreciated and have provided comfort to our family. To the dedicated healthcare workers at Little Company of Mary Hospital, thank you for your compassionate care for this beloved man.

Michael will be laid to rest at a private graveside service on January 21, 2021 at Holy Sepulcher Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.


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Frank Caruso

January 13, 2021

We extend our condolences and will keep your family in our prayers. He was a gentleman and I always enjoyed his company he will be missed.

Paula (Henley) Gloria

January 12, 2021

What a wonderful tribute to a wonderful man. Keeping you all in my prayers.