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 Carmine A Donio

Carmine A Donio

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Death 23 Jan 2010 (aged 90)
Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA
Burial Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA
Memorial ID 48162773 · View Source
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DONIO, CARMINE "KNUTE" 90- OF Hammonton, passed away peacefully at home on Sat, January 23, 2010. Knute was one of 14 children born to Samuel and Anna Donio. He was predeceased by his wife of 47 years Teresa in 2001. He was also predeceased by brothers Frank, Tony, Jack and Salvator "Buddy" and sisters Lucy Capuano, Jenny Bianchi, Margaret Donio, Mary Perna, Pauline Ferraro and Kate DeBlase. Knute is survived by his loving family, Jeanne (Thomas) Gorcznski, Michael (Annette)Donio, his daughter and son, and grandchildren, Thomas and Jamie Gorcznski, Alena, Dennis and Michael Dorio, sisters Ann Prejean, Edith Donio, and Gloria Capppuccio. Upon graduation from Hammonton High School, where he played baseball and football, he attended Pierce Business School. He served in the US Army during WWII until his honorable discharge as a Master Sergent. Knute worked in the fruit and produce business with his brother Frank, known as Frank Donio, Inc. He was with the company for 42 years, and served as President from 1973 until his retirement in 1990. He was involved in numerous organizations promoting the produce industry in New Jersey including The United Fruit and Vegetable Association where he served a term as president and was the recipient of their award for his outstanding contributions in 1985. Knute was also a member of the American Legion of Hammonton and a founding member of the St. Joseph High School Booster Club. Knute was always supportive of his children and grandchildrens academic, athletic and career pursuits. He was an avid Phillies fan and a season ticket holder since 1975. Friends may call on Tuesday, January 26, 2010 at St. Joseph Church, N. 3rd Street, Hammonton from 6 to 9 PM and on Wednesday, January 27, 2010 from 8:30-9:30 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wed. January 27, 2010 at 10:00 AM. Interment Entombment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery. Arrangements are by the Landolfi Funeral Home, 237 Bellevue Ave. Hammonton. Memorial donations in Knutes memory can be made to Childrens Hospital Foundation, P.O. Box 827790, Phila. Pa. 19182-7790 or St. Joseph High Schoool, N 3rd St. Hammonton, NJ 08037


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  • Created by: Sheila Sheldon
  • Added: 15 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 48162773
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Carmine A Donio (16 Jul 1919–23 Jan 2010), Find A Grave Memorial no. 48162773, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Hammonton, Atlantic County, New Jersey, USA ; Maintained by Sheila Sheldon (contributor 47168335) .