Peter R. Giacobbi
Upgrade this Memorial Tribute

Peter R. Giacobbi

July 07, 1938 - September 03, 2011

Peter R. Giacobbi

July 07, 1938 - September 03, 2011

Swipe

Why order flowers through us?

Buying flowers from us ensures that your order will be fulfilled through working with a network florists that are trusted by local funeral homes and recognized partners of the funeral industry. A customized message, along with a photo of your selected arrangement will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender. This allows you the opportunity to choose a different product to ensure the family has a beautiful and unique selection of unique floral arrangements.

The price of these selections also includes the funeral home’s care of the flowers after the funeral and the delivery to the family or facility of choice where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.

Memorial Candles

A Perpetual Tribute

The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.

Memorial Trees

Circle of Life

In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.

Sympathy Cards

A Thoughtful Gesture

Placeholder - to be replaced with Donations

Place a Donation

The gift of giving

We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.

Financial Support

A Helping Hand

The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.

This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
To notify the funeral home of your interest, complete and submit the following form:

Obituary for Peter R. Giacobbi

Peter R. Giacobbi, 73, of Syracuse, passed away Saturday, September 3, 2011 at Francis House. A lifetime resident of the Syracuse area, he was born on Thursday, July 7, 1938. He was a graduate of CBA and attended St. Andrew’s and St. Bernard’s seminaries in Rochester, and LeMoyne College in Syracuse. He partnered with his father, Peter, at Giacobbi Excavating & Grading and retired from Hunt Real Estate after more than 30 years as a successful residential real estate agent.

Peter adored his grandchildren and loved spending time with his family.
He was an avid golfer and enjoyed SU sports.

Peter was predeceased by his parents, Peter Giacobbi and Verna “Nellie” Pennisi Giacobbi; sister, Roslyn Nichols in 2006; and his son, Mark in 1970.

Surviving are his children, Peter Jr. of Tucson, Arizona, Elissa (Michael) Soulia of Camillus, and Neil (Bethany Godsoe) of Brooklyn; sister, Jean Rizzo of Austin, Texas; grandchildren, Anabel, Margot and Luca; nieces, Karen, Kristine and Michele; and nephews, Vincent and Michael.

Peter’s family would like to extend their gratitude to everyone at Hospice and Francis House for all the care given to him during his illness.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday, September 10 at 11 a.m. in Most Holy Rosary Church. The family will receive friends at the church from 10:30 to 11 a.m. preceding the Mass.

Burial will be private in Assumption Cemetery, Syracuse. Arrangements are by the Buranich Funeral Home, Camillus.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Peter’s memory to Hospice of CNY, 990 Seventh North St., Liverpool, NY 13088.

Send a gesture of sympathy to Peter R. Giacobbi's family

  • Brought to you by

  • 5431 W Genesee Street
    Camillus, NY
    13031
  • 315-487-2412
Upgrade this Memorial Tribute

Help & Healing Resources

In the event that there is an error in the information presented, please contact the funeral home by clicking here.