Gina Maria Bianchi, aged 99 of Grand Rapids joined her family in the arms of the Lord on Friday, February 28, 2020.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Nello; daughter Maria LaPorte. Survived by 3 children, Dolores (Jerry Swanson) Bianchi, Daniel Bianchi, Michael (Roxanne) Bianchi; 5 grandchildren, Elena Bianchi, Truly Bianchi, Gina Meyer, Geoffrey Bianchi, Natalie Parsons; 4 great grandchildren; several nieces, nephews; great nephew, Phillip Marckini and dear friend Doreen Amos.
Gina was a long time member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.
There will be a visitation Tuesday, March 3, 2020 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm with prayers at 7 pm.at Memorial Alternatives, 2432 Fuller Ave NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505.
A Funeral Mass will take place Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at 11 am at St. Mary's Catholic Church, 423 First St NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions in Gina’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Hospital or Mel Trotter Ministries. Links provided below for your convenience.
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St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105
Mel Trotter Ministries
225 Commerce Ave SW, Grand Rapids, MI 49503, Grand Rapids MI 49503