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Gino A. Testolin - 92

3/2/1927 - 2/27/2020

Schererville, IN

Gino A. Testolin. Age 92. Schererville, Indiana resident formerly of Dolton and Chicago’s Historic Pullman Neighborhood. Graduate of Pullman Tech High School. A Machinist who worked at the Pullman Shops, retiring from Chicago Transit Authority “CTA”. Longtime member of World Apostolate of Fatima Our Lady’s Blue Army Chicago Division. Beloved husband for 62 years of Pierina “Rina” nee Valente. Loving father of Anne (William) Adams Jr, Joseph (Mary) Testolin, Anthony (Lisa) Testolin, and Mary (Mark) Barenie. Cherished grandfather of William (Lauren) Adams III, Nicole (Danny) Kvachkoff, Joseph (Amanda) Testolin Jr, Michael and Gina Testolin, Marissa and Mikayla Testolin, Matthew, Michael and Megan Barenie and the late Anthony Testolin. Son of the late Mary nee Segalla and Antonio Testolin. Brother of the late Robert Testolin and Norma (late Harold) Brunette. Uncle and friend of many. Resting at Panozzo Bros. Funeral Home, 530 W 14th St (US Rt 30, 3 blks E of Western Ave), Chicago Heights on Sunday March 1st from 2:00 PM to 7:00 PM. Lying in state at St Michael Parish, 1 W. Wilhelm Street, Schererville, IN on Monday from 9:30 am until time of Funeral Mass 10:30 am. Interment St Michael Parish Cemetery, Schererville, IN. In lieu of flowers, memorials in Gino’s name to EWTN at or the Hospice of the Calumet Area, 600 Superior Avenue, Munster, IN, 46321, would be appreciated by the Testolin family.  For further service information contact 708-481-9230 or


  • Nanci Polovina

    on 02/27/20

    Gino--"My Neighbor"-The Best ****
    I Will Miss You Gino - Very Much

    There Are Such Great Memories--I will never forget you Gino---

    The Special Times You And Rina And My Mom And I Shared

    Over the Years -Wonderful Times 

    Told Mom Your On Your Way To Be With Her

    You And Mom Can Share Stories Of Us Four

    Have Some Tea And Sweets Like The Good Old Days

    I Dont Know What I Would Of Ever Done Without You And 
    Rina In My Life 

    Love You Gino  --

    Nanci -Your Favorite Neighbor 





  • Aldo & Sandra Brazzale

    on 02/29/20

    Gino was always kind, understanding and respectful. We shared many good times with Gino and the family and cherish the memories. Gino will be missed but never forgotten. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family during this difficult time. I heartfelt sympathy, 

    Aldo & Sandra Brazzale

  • Lisa Wiltshire

    on 03/02/20

    My deepest sympathy to all the family.  So very sorry for your loss.  Growing up in Pullman your whole family was such a big part of my life.  Lisa Michelin

  • Pamela Forney

    on 03/04/20

    I am so sorry about Gino's passing. Such a good man. He will now be with my sweet Jennie. My prayers and love to Rina and the entire family. Love always, Pam

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