- July 24, 2006 - April 16, 2012
- Belmont, New Hampshire
of Giovanni's Passing
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I remember when Lauren and I went over and played with Giovanni. He was a good kid.
Posted by: Amber Lemay - Belmont, NH May 25, 2012
We are so sorry to hear that you left this world. Giovanni, it was because of your courageous fight and faith along with what you have been through that made us decide to join in your cause and become donors for bone marrow.
We wish that we could have been a match for you!!! You will be missed dearly. Let God help you find peace little one. Your time on Earth here is done. You have touched so many hearts and
Posted by: John and Melanie Brady - Manchester, NH - Friends May 24, 2012
RIP baby ... You will be missed
Posted by: Gabbie and Cheyenne - None May 05, 2012
May God Bless all of you at this time. I coulldn't imagine sending my little angel up in heaven....My heart goes out to the family. With regards, Debra Poulicakos
Posted by: Debra Poulicakos - Manchester, NH Apr 29, 2012
Giovanni's story captured my heart one day while I was attending a career fair at MCC. Michael convinced me to register for the DKMS bone marrow registry (I'm glad I did), and I hope that his efforts and the loving memory of Giovanni will continue to help those in need.
Posted by: R. Apr 24, 2012
I was on the Phaneuf site and just had to say I am so sorry for your loss, I have two grandsons, may God bless your family. Richard Levasseur,
Posted by: Richard Levasseur Apr 23, 2012
Our heart goes out to you and your family, Our prayers are with you all. Linda Beaulieu and Judy Chamberlain
Posted by: Linda Beaulieu - Manchester, NH - friend Apr 22, 2012
Heaven just got a little brighter. May God bless you and keep you by his side.
Posted by: Kimiko M. Aldrich Apr 21, 2012
I did not know Giovanni I have been folowing him throuout his brave ordeal. I made a promise if I ever won the Power Ball I would donate a portion of it to Giovanni. Unfortunaly I did not win. But if ever I did I would still donate in memory oF him. Such a sweet little boy. REST IN PEACE LITTLE ONE TERRI CARNEY
Posted by: Terri Carney - Londonderry, NH - none Apr 20, 2012
Michael and family. We are very sorry for your loss.Our hearts and prayers are with you through this difficult time,
Your Home Depot Family
Tilton Store 3402
Posted by: Lisa Vermacy - belmont, NH - friend Apr 20, 2012
giovani i know i barley new you but i am really really sorry i feel so bad i hope you michael are ok i love you guys love jade
Posted by: jade huard - manchester, NH - a good friend Apr 20, 2012
you were always a fighter from day one...you will be truely missed.
we are sending prayers to the family of giovanni.
you will always be our super man baby boy!!!
forever & Always in our hearts and prayers.
Posted by: Jackie, Jared,Kamryn, Iysis and Adalynn - Manchester NH, NH - Friends of mona cox. Apr 19, 2012
If life is measured through trials and tears,
can life have been full in only five years?
God’s puzzled plan of which we know not,
but one special boy has brought us this thought.
If one measures life through triumph and feat,
then Giovanni is sitting to the right of God’s seat.
One little boy who struggled to live,
gave precious hope and showed how to give.
The impact one has is not garnered by years,
but seen by the thousands who’ll shed heartfelt
Posted by: A Friend - Concord, NH - Friend Apr 19, 2012
You were such an amazing kid. You were taken too soon. I've never met you, but I feel like I know you. I'm sure this is very hard for your parents. Your with the angels little one, enjoy yourself. My deepest condolence to your parents and family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Rest in peace little man.
Posted by: Jennie Paulette - Merrimack , NH Apr 19, 2012
What a gift to be blessed with such a beautiful son who touched the heart & soul of everyone who got a glimpse of those chubby cheeks. There are no words that can provide true comfort when someone loses a child... though it doesn't stop one from wanting to let you know how sorry they are for your loss. Gio and his story have led to an amazingly successful campaign to get people to become bone marrow donors. I
Posted by: Samantha DePrima - Milford, NH Apr 19, 2012
How blessed we were to have you in our lives! A little savior who touched and helped so many. You will always be in our hearts. I can see your memory so clearly with your impish grin and devlish eyes as you kicked over your Cousin Leila's house and made her cry. And, I said -" Giovanni! You are a bad boy to do that to Cousin Leila's house." And you responded "No I am Not!" Then said with such
Posted by: Lisa Ballas - Hauppauge, NY - Aunt Apr 19, 2012
"G", you will truly be missed by all your kindergarden friends. Nicholas used to come home all the time and tell me the funny things 'G' would say. You were a fighter and a hero to many. You will remain in our hearts forever. Rest in peace sweet angel xoxoxox
Kristy & Nicholas
Posted by: kristy dame - belmont, NH - friend Apr 18, 2012
God saw you getting tired
and a cure was not to be
so he put his arms around you
"Come to Me"
With tearful eyes we watched you
and saw you pass away
and although we love you dearly
we could not make you stay.
A Golden heart stopped beating
hard working hands at rest.
God broke our hearts to prove to us
He only takes the best
Posted by: Kristen Burgess - Bow, NH Apr 18, 2012
Walk with Jesus little one.
Posted by: Connie Apr 18, 2012
May you be at peace little guy...
Posted by: Angela Martin - Londonderry, NH Apr 18, 2012
I just want to say how deeply sorry I am for your loss of your beautiful baby boy. I wish I had met him more then the one time recently. It just goes to show life is too short. Giovanni was by far, a world record for the strongest little boy ever. His parents are just incredible for everything they've done for supporting and just being the absolute best parents. Giovanni I'm sure you'll be looking down on your family giving them the strength to get through this. My prayers are with the family xoxoxo
Posted by: Katie Shapiro - Manchester, NH - Friend Apr 18, 2012
Giovanni, you were such a good friend to my son, Sean, he enjoyed every moment he had around you and would share almost daily the funny things his buddy "G" would say. You will be missed greatly by all your friends at BES but will NEVER, EVER be forgotten.
Rest In Peace little man and know you have changed many lives and brought smiles to many faces.
Kelli, Derek & your friend forever Sean Sargent
Posted by: Kelli Sargent - Belmont, NH Apr 18, 2012
Sweet little angel, you have inspired so many. You will forever be remembered in my heart. So brave and sweet.
May you play in heaven and smile down upon us.
Love, Julie and Family
Posted by: Julie Ciavola - Alton, NH Apr 17, 2012
You will be missed by so many people please watch over us and help us all travel the right direction. RIP xo
Posted by: Chris & Pam Perkins - Derry, NH - Friend Apr 17, 2012
Your memory, your legacy will forever live on. You changed so many lives, including my own. Your parents are very proud of you and I love you baby boy.
Your forever friend
Posted by: Tony Pagliocco - Wells, ME - Forever Friend Apr 17, 2012