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CIRINO Francis John
Birth: 7 Nov 1919 Wilmington, Del.
Death: 23 May 2016 Virginia Beach, Va.
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Francis J. "Frank" Cirino Virginia Beach - We celebrate the long and amazing life of Senior Chief Builder
Francis J. "Frank" Cirino, USN (Ret), 96, of Virginia Beach. He passed on Monday, May 23, 2016 in the
arms of his adoring wife of nearly 75 years, Dorothy (Dottie). Born on November 7, 1919 in Wilmington, DE
Frank was one of four sons and one daughter born to Francesco and Teresa Cirino who were Italian
immigrants. The family moved to Philadelphia where his father opened a barbershop and Frank learned one
of his many trades. Frank served in the Navy with distinction for 28 years as an engineman, an aviation
machinist and a Seabee and was involved in three wars World War II, Korea, and Vietnam. For his second
career, Frank was a facilities manager for the Navy Resale System where he worked for 20 years. Frank
and Dottie were able to live in such places as Taiwan and Guam while witnessing many of mankind's
greatest accomplishments. After retiring from the Navy Exchange System, you could find Frank out
bowling, playing golf or taking Dottie out to dinner. Until late last fall Frank along with some of his closest
friends and his son-in-law could be found playing nine holes at the crack of dawn on Fridays at Bow Creek
Golf Course. This loving husband and father is survived by his wife, Dottie, his daughter Pattie and son-in-
law Jack of Virginia Beach, Jack's sons John and Scott of Louisville and Scott's daughter Elizabeth of
Noblesville, IN, his brother Ralph of Philadelphia, and his many nephews and nieces. A memorial service will
be held at 10:00 a.m., June 3, 2016 at St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church. In lieu of flowers, please
send donations to the American Cancer Society, the Navy Memorial Foundation, or the CEC/Seabee
Historical Foundation. Online condolences may be expressed at www.vacremationsociety.com.
Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA) - Sunday, May 29, 2016
1930 in Phialdelphia, Pa.
CIRINO Francesco Amadeo (12 Oct 1889 - 25 May 1959)
RICCIO Teresa (1901 - )
CIRINO Emelia Frances (28 Apr 1918 - 18 Oct 2009)
CIRINO Francis John (7 Nov 1919 - 23 May 2016)
CIRINO Ralph Joseph (5 Jul 1923 - )
CIRINO Albert Martin (10 Jun 1925 - 14 Feb 2007)
CIRINO John Francis (2 Dec 1929 - 14 May 1994)
Marriage To SMITH Dolores Delores (18 May 1920 - 23 Jun 2016)
m. 1941 Philadelphia, Pa.
Children by SMITH Dolores Delores 18 May 1920 - 23 Jun 2016
CIRINO Pattie ()
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