Liseo ‘Gino’ Sozio
GILBOA — Liseo “Gino” Sozio, 79, of Gilboa, and formerly of Staten Island, passed away on Thursday, June 26, 2014, at the VA Hospital in Albany.
He was born to the late Michael and Josephine Sozio on July 8, 1934, in Staten Island.
He married the late Jennie Sozio in 1956, and they lived in Staten Island before moving to Gilboa.
Gino was an operating engineer for Local 15 for more than 30 years until he retired in 2003.
He enjoyed cowboy action shooting, hunting, fishing and talking to people. Family was most important to him.
Gino is survived by four children, Elizabeth Kelly (Patrick), Michael Sozio (Carol), Lisa Parisi (Louis), and Nancy Sozio. He is also survived by his fiancee, Carla Garvey; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
A memorial celebration of Gino’s life will be held at 2 p.m. July 19, 2014, at his home for family and friends. A buffet will be available.