Dominic J. Jacobino of the Tripp Park section of Scranton and Fleming Island, FL, died Thursday May 30, 2019 at home. His wife of 49 years is the former Diane Angeloni.
Born in Carbondale, PA he was the son of the late Michael and Eugenia Turano Jacobino. He was a graduate of St. Rose of Carbondale High School and attended Johnson Technical School. In 1972 he opened Jay’s Business Systems where he proudly built and ran the business with his wife for over 40 years before retiring in 2009.
Service oriented and a fixture in the community, he was a proud founding member of the North Scranton Rotary Club and for over 45 years he volunteered and raised funds for the community. A man of strong faith, he was a member of St. Anthony of Padua Church, until it’s closing and currently of Mary, Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church where he also volunteered and supported their events and picnics. He was also a member of the Victor Alfieri Club. An avid golfer, he enjoyed going on golf trips with his close friends and family.
Above all he lived for his family and especially for his grandchildren. Always smiling and cracking a joke, he will be missed and never forgotten by all who knew him.
Also surviving are three daughters: Renee Creciun and husband Cornell of Nashville, Tennessee; Karen Olley and husband Brad of Fleming Island, Florida; and, Amy Fiorillo and husband Carmine of Clarks Summit, PA; grandchildren: David and Cole Creciun, Andrew and Ryan Olley, and Alessandro and Sofia Fiorillo; sisters: Rosemary Dougherty and husband Martin, Arizona and Lucille Norella and husband Charles, Waymart, PA; brother-in-law Robert Angeloni and wife Clare, Dunmore; several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by brother Anthony Jacobino.
Family and friends may pay their respects on Sunday, June 2nd from 2pm - 4pm at the Solfanelli-Fiorillo Funeral Home Inc., 1030 N. Main Ave. Funeral Mass will be conducted Monday, June 3 at 9:30 am in Mary, Mother of God Parish at Holy Rosary Church, 316 William St. Scranton. Interment to follow at Cathedral Cemetery. Everyone attending the Mass is kindly asked to proceed directly to church.
In lieu of flowers, his family kindly requests donations to be made in his name to the American Heart Association, PO Box 15120 Chicago, IL 60693.