Dominic P. Marino, 89
LACONIA — Domenic P. Marino, 89, of Laconia, New Port Richey, Fla., and formerly of Winthrop, Mass., passed away at the Massachusetts General Hospital on April 21, 2014, after a brief illness.
Born in Boston, he was the beloved son of the late Louise (Tennaro) and Prospero Marino. A resident of Winthrop for many years, he was an All Scholastic High School Athlete who signed his first professional baseball contract as a pitcher in 1946 with the Brooklyn Dodgers. He was employed at Prudential Insurance, working his way up to Regional Manager prior to his retirement. After his retirement, he split time between his homes in Laconia and New Port Richey, Fla. He was also a former member of the Holy Name Society.
He was the devoted husband of the late Temi (Guidi) and the loving father of Mary Doolan and her husband Peter of Marshfield Hills, Mass., Stephen Marino and is wife Mary of Reading, Mass., and Domenic Marino Jr. and his wife Kathy of Methuen, Mass. Dear brother of Frances Cataldo of Revere, Mass. He was the cherished grandfather of Elizabeth, Jennifer, Jessica, Kimberly, Victoria and Matthew. He was the longtime friend of Virginia O'Connell of Meredith, and he is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are cordially invited to attend the visitation from the Caggiano Funeral Home, Winthrop Mass., on Friday, April 25, 2014 from 4 to 8 p.m. The funeral will be conducted from the funeral home on Saturday, April 26, 2014, at 9 a.m. followed by a funeral Mass in St. John the Evangelist Church 320 Winthrop St., Winthrop at 10 a.m. Interment to follow the Mass in the Cross Street section of Winthrop Cemetery.
For directions, memorial donations or to sign the online guestbook go to www.caggianofuneralhome.com.