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Jennie J. Gillott

March 31, 2019

Burial Date: April 4, 2019

Place of Service Our Lady of Mt. Carmel

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Jennie J. Gillott

March 31, 2019

Jennie J. Gillott, 91, Carbondale, died Sunday at Carbondale Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center.

Born in Carbondale, daughter of the late John and Madeline Ricci Villano, Jennie was a seamstress for more than 40 years. She enjoyed going out to dinner with family and friends and playing cards and bingo with her Hi-Rise Apartment friends. Jennie also enjoyed going shopping with her niece, Bernie Macrosky. She was a member of the Carbondale Red Hat Society and active at the YMCA.

The family extends a special thanks to her godson, Charlie Mazza and wife, Lisa.

Surviving are: a daughter, Mary Ann Grandinetti and husband, Gary, Dallas; a grandson and the apple of her eye, Anthony Grandinetti; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel J. Gillott (1976), brothers, Michael, Anthony, Joseph and Thomas Villano; sisters, Frances Arlotta, Angie Scalzo and Mary Ross.

The funeral will be Thursday from Lawrence A. Gabriel Funeral Home and Cremation Services Inc., 74 N. Main St. Carbondale with Mass of Christian Burial at 9:30 a.m. in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church. Interment, Our Mother of Sorrows Cemetery, Finch Hill.

Friends may call Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. Online condolences may be sent to the funeral home website.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to St. Jude Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis TN 38105.