Gianni Gallo of Brewster, New York, died Monday August 19, 2013, at Putnam Hospital Center. He was 79 years old.
Mr. Gallo was born November 13, 1933, in LaPiana, Northern Italy; he was the son to the late Pietro and Maria (Gilardi) Gallo.
On March 31, 1955, he married the love of his life Ella Ponzio in Italy. After they married he moved to Brooklyn NY, where he lived until 1965. Since 1965 he has resided in Putnam Lake.
Gianni was a structural engineer working for many companies in New York State. He enjoyed gardening and dancing with his wife.
Mr. Gallo is survived by his loving wife, two children; Diane Marmet of Laurens, NY, and Steven Gallo of Brewster, NY, and five grandchildren. He was predeceased by his two brothers and one sister.
A graveside service was held on Saturday August 24, 2013, at Maple Avenue Cemetery, Patterson, NY. Arrangements were handled by Beecher Funeral Home in Brewster.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in his memory to St. Jude’s Children Research Hospital and/or Putnam County Humane Society.