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David V Gianni Sr

1950 - 2021



 David V.  Gianni, Sr, 70, of  Torrington, passed away Friday, April 2nd, at Bristol Hospital.  He was the life companion of Lisa Vincent

David was born in Torrington, CT on August 23, 1950, a son of the late Domenica (Ascenzo)  and Sebastian  Gianni,  and graduated from Torrington High in 1969.
He served in The US Army National Guard and was employed by PTC Aerospace for many years, and retired from Pratt and Whitney.  He also delivered newspapers for many years which he greatly enjoyed.  

   David is survived by his two children, David Gianni, Jr. and Thomas Gianni, both  of Torrington. The dedication and  love that he had for his children was profound and he dedicated his life to the welfare of David Jr. for the past seventeen years. He also leaves his life companion, Lisa Vincent of Torrington, and her four children, Ashley Hugg (Jason), and Edward, William and Jose Vincent. David is survived by his brother Gary and his wife, Susan, of Torrington, and was predeceased by his older brother Vincent Gianni (Joyce). In addition, David leaves many aunts, uncles, cousins, and beloved friends. 
David was a selfless person with a big heart. He was witty and charismatic and kind. He had a love of fast cars, Yankees baseball and he truly valued all of his friends and the time he was able to spend with them. The dedication that he had for his loved ones will never be forgotten. 

Burial will be private and there are no calling hours. The Vincent and Gianni families will host a Celebration of David's Life at their family home on Saturday, May 1, 2021. All activities will be outdoors and COVID Safe. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Community Kitchen of Torrington. c/o Lisa Hageman. 

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Walter McManus

May 6, 2021 11:54 AM

My thoughts and prayers go out to the family.He was my neighbor and a fellow classmate class of 1969.Peace and love dave.

Doreen Evans

April 8, 2021 4:51 PM

Dave was in my DECCA class in high school. We had some great times and I am sorry for his passing. He was always positive, had a great smile and was quick at the wit with a joke. Rest in peace. 

Mike Borrelli

April 7, 2021 11:15 PM

My deepest condolences to the family and friends of David, we were neighbors many years ago, a friendly, polite and smiling person are my memories of David.

Tara Alciati

April 7, 2021 7:36 PM

We are so sorry for your loss, he was a wonderful man, so sorry that we haven't been able to get together in all this craziness going on in the world.  I remember he always had a smile on his face, I'm sure you have a lot of great memories to get you through this painful time.  Hugs and prayers to you all.  Love, Tara, Mike & Isabella Alciati

Sharon Herman

April 7, 2021 6:17 PM

My deepest sympathies to Lisa and all friends and family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.❤🙏

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