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DONIO Carmine (Carmen) ("Knute")
Birth: 16 Jul 1919 Hammonton, N.J.
Death: 23 Jan 2010 Winslow Twp., Camden Co., N.J.
Burial: 27 Jan 2010 Oak Grove Cemetery, Hammonton, N.J.
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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 Salvatore "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 Donio, sisters Ann
Prejean, Edith Donio, and Gloria Cappuccio. 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 to 9:30 AM. Mass of Christian Burial will be
celebrated on Wed, January 27, 2010 at 10 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 School, N. 3rd St., Hammonton, NJ 08037.
Press of Atlantic City, The (NJ) - Monday, January 25, 2010
DONIO Sabatino (Samuel) (11 Feb 1872 - 16 May 1965)
CIONE Gaetana (Annabella Gaetana) (4 Mar 1880 - 6 Aug 1973)
DONIO Francesco (Frank) (9 Jul 1898 - 2 Aug 1971)
DONIO Antonio (Anthony) (3 Oct 1899 - 13 Apr 1988)
DONIO Lucia (27 Sep 1901 - 1 Nov 2003)
DONIO Margaret (15 Oct 1903 - 27 Jan 2000)
DONIO Mary Elizabeth (19 Aug 1905 - 29 Sep 1999)
DONIO John (4 May 1907 - 1 Aug 1977)
DONIO Jennie (3 Oct 1908 - 5 Jun 1998)
DONIO Pasquarella (Pauline) (11 May 1911 - 15 Sep 1999)
DONIO Salvatore ("Buddy") (11 Apr 1913 - 3 Jan 1997)
DONIO Anna (Anne) (27 Apr 1915 - 9 Sep 2016)
DONIO Catherine (Katie) (14 Apr 1917 - Jun 2008)
DONIO Carmine (Carmen) ("Knute") (16 Jul 1919 - 23 Jan 2010)
DONIO Edith Catherine (1 Oct 1921 - 9 May 2017)
DONIO Gloria ()
Marriage To CRESCENZO Teresa (25 Feb 1919 - 16 Jan 2001)
Children by CRESCENZO Teresa 25 Feb 1919 - 16 Jan 2001
DONIO Jeanne E. ()
DONIO Michael A. ()
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