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Gabriel "Gabe" Giordano

May 3, 1929 May 4, 2018
Gabriel "Gabe" Giordano
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Obituary for Gabriel "Gabe" Giordano

Gabriel J. Giordano, 89, a resident of Jefferson Twp and formerly of Throop, passed away on May 4, 2018 at Allied Services Hospice Center in Scranton. He and the love of his life, wife, partner and best friend, Celestine (Ambrogi) Giordano were married for 63 years when she passed away on February 11, 2015.

Born May 3, 1929 in Throop, he was the son of the late Emilio and Mary (Palucci) Giordano. Gabe, as he liked to be called, graduated from Throop High School and earned his associates degree from the former Lackawanna Business College. He was a proud veteran of the U.S. Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. Throughout his life, Gabe worked at Protected Home Circle Insurance Co, the Department of Health in Philadelphia, the Lackawanna Redevelopment Authority, Cowley Real Estate, Nationwide Insurance & for former Senator Robert Mellow.

When he wasn't working, Gabe enjoyed making memories at the lake with his wife and grandchildren, red wine and great food.

He will be lovingly remembered by his son: Dennis Giordano and his wife April Ciesielski Giordano of Jefferson Twp, his grandchildren: Gabrielle Giordano of Moscow and Colin A Giordano of Jefferson Twp; his brother: Robert Giordano of Throop, many other family members and countless friends. Gabe was preceded in death by his brother Gene from Severna Park, MD and Emilio, Jr from Dunmore and his grandson: Bradley Joseph Giordano.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 8 at 10:00 am in The Church of Saint Eulalia, 214 Blue Shutters Road in Roaring Brook Twp to be celebrated by Monsignor John W. Jordan. Interment with Rite of Committal will follow in St. Michael's Cemetery in Dunmore.

A viewing will be held on Tuesday at the church from 9:00 am until the time of the Mass.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Griffin Pond Animal Shelter, 967 Griffin Pond Road, South Abington Twp Pa 18411. Arrangements are entrusted to Brian Arthur Strauch Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, LLC in Spring Brook Twp. To share your fondest memories of Gabe, please visit the funeral home's website or Facebook page.


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Visitation

Tuesday

8

May

9:00 AM 5/8/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 5/8/2018 10:00:00 AM
Church of Saint Eulalia

214 Blue Shutters Road
Roaring Brook Twp., Pa 18444

Church of Saint Eulalia
214 Blue Shutters Road Roaring Brook Twp. 18444 Pa
United States

Service

Tuesday

8

May

10:00 AM 5/8/2018 10:00:00 AM
Church of Saint Eulalia

214 Blue Shutters Road
Roaring Brook Twp., Pa 18444

Church of Saint Eulalia
214 Blue Shutters Road Roaring Brook Twp. 18444 Pa
United States
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