Weekly Feature

2008-01-02 / Obituaries

Joseph B. Giovino, sales representative

Joseph B. Giovino, 86, of Amherst, died on Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2007 at Northgate Manor Health Care.

Giovino Giovino Born in Buffalo, Mr. Giovino served in the U.S. Navy.

He was a sales representative at Metropolitan Life for 30 years.

Mr. Giovino was a member of the Western New York Musicians Union in Buffalo for 60 years and the Knights of Columbus for 40 years. He played the saxophone and was a band and orchestra member. He also played in the St. Patrick's Day parade each year and was an avid gardener.

He is survived by one son, Ronald; one daughter, Elaine; and two brothers, Fred and Gary.

Services were held Dec. 29 at St. Christopher Church. Arrangements were made by Amigone Funeral Home Inc.

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