John Phillip Bacino
July 7, 1936 - February 7, 2020
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Kish Funeral Home
10000 Calumet Ave.
Munster, Indiana 46321
219-924-3333 | Map
Wednesday 2/12, 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Prayer Service 7:00 pm

Cemetery
Holy Cross Cemetery
801 Michigan City Road
Calumet City, Illinois 60409
708-863-5398 | Map
Thursday 2/13, 11:30 am
Mass
St. Maria Goretti Church
500 Northgate Drive
Dyer, Indiana 46311
219-865-8956 | Map
Thursday 2/13, 10:00 am

John Phillip Bacino of Munster, IN passed away peacefully on Friday, February 7, 2020, surrounded by his loving wife and children.   John is survived by his beloved wife of 54 years, Joann (Casale) Bacino, loving children, Phillip (Annette Gigliotti) Bacino, Gina (Tommy Grisafi), John (Laura Goldasich) Bacino and Vincent (Beckie Manous) Bacino. Adored grandchildren,…

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Darryl Janusek left a message on April 15, 2020:
I am so sorry to hear of John's passing, My condolences to the family. Working for John for so many years she always loved him as her "favorite boss"--now they are together again.
Elizabeth M Ramirez left a message on February 13, 2020:
My deepest condolences and heartfelt sympathy for your considerable loss. May God's perpetual light shine upon him. I will keep your family in my prayers. God bless you all. Liz Ramirez
Suzie left a message on February 12, 2020:
Our deepest sympathy to your family. We loved John's in cal city and loved seeing him there. So many great memories of a great man!! Suzie & Don Archer
Sean Keenan left a message on February 12, 2020:
Our deepest condolences to the Basino Family. Mr. Basino was very kind to me. He displayed top notch hospitality. What a true Family man. Our thoughts and prayers are with everyone through this most difficult time. ~Sean Keenan and Dustin Griffin
Karen Jesso left a message on February 12, 2020:
John, Watch over us at Cafe Borgia while you're resting in peace. Miss you, already.
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Bill Di Cristofano left a message on February 11, 2020:
I AM SORRY THAT I WON'T BE ABLE TO ATTEND. MY CONDOLENCES TO THE ENTIRE BACINO FAMILY. WE LOST A GOOD MAN.
Gloria Portney left a message on February 11, 2020:
Dear Joanne and Family, I'm so sorry for your loss. I know he will leave a large hole in the family unit. It was always a pleasure to see him in the restaurant and chat about the good old days. The parties he at my home when he would personally come and cook were always a joy. All I can say is stay strong and take each day as it comes. Sincerest condolences, Gloria Portney
Jessica left a message on February 11, 2020:
Dear Bacino Family, I was deeply saddened to hear of John's passing. He was such a great man. The fond memories of working at John's will forever be in my heart. Sending all my love and condolences.
Nick DiGiovanni left a message on February 10, 2020:
On behalf of the DiGiovanni family, I extend my condolences to the great Bacino family. I consider it a true blessing to have known John and his family and thoroughly enjoyed myself in his presence at the restaurants and on other social occasions. I will pray for the family as you go through this tough time. Though, realize in heaven you have gained a great advocate. John now knows exactly what you need, and he is only a prayer away. In your faith, you will never lose him. He will always be at your side and he will continue to live in and through each and every one of you! With deep respect and love, Nick W. DiGiovanni, Joe & Sharon's son
Scott Kambiss left a message on February 10, 2020:
Dearest Joanne and Family, Please accept our sincere condolences on your loss. John was a great man who had a profound influence on my life. He was the father figure I did not have in my informative years and I was always treated like a son by him. I learned so much form him, not only did he take me to my first baseball game, gave me my first job and taught me the importance of a good work ethic and responsibility in all things in life. During a time when my mother had to take care of her mother who was diagnosed with brain cancer, you all did so much to take care of me the summer when she was away. I smile and look fondly on those memories and am so thankful for your love and generosity. When I last spent time with John at my grandfathers funeral and while dressed in my military dress uniform I saw the tear in his eye and the joy he had in telling me how proud he was of me, something I never heard form my own father. May he rest in eternal peace until we all are reunited in the Kingdom of Heaven. Much Love, Scotty
John and Jeanne Tsolakos left a message on February 10, 2020:
We are so sorry for the loss of a very good man. I always enjoyed my time with John when I worked at the restaurant, and the times we brought our grand kids for dinner. Our deepest sympathy goes out to the Bacino Family. John and Jeanne
Vinnie and Betty DeMarco left a message on February 10, 2020:
Our deepest sympathy goes out to Joann and her family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. John may you Rest In Peace.
Tim Nau left a message on February 10, 2020:
As a 17 year old kid Mr. B was truly larger than life. I have so many memories of spending time with the Bacino Family at their house or the restaurant that it is difficult to pick out just one. I can only say that it was truly an honor and privilege to get to know Mr. Bacino and call him a friend. Lastly, if my three kids are anything like Phil, Gina, Johnny and Vince I will truly have lived a life as blessed as he did. You will be missed by many but heaven has gained one hell of a great man. Eternal rest grant unto him Lord and may perpetual light shine upon him...... The Wisconsin Nau's
Anne Krieger left a message on February 10, 2020:
To my second family my sincere condolences! Working @ the Pizza and seeing John 5 days a week we’re always so special to me! We’d laugh about how I would stuff the olives w/ anchovies @ the bar talking to the guys while I was doing it and how he would compliment me numerous times on how he admired how I would get along w/ all the customers! How Id get in my convertible and he’d tell me “Anne have fun your young and beautiful have the time of your life in these years!”. And I did!! I was there for 8 years and from the excellent food and the overflow of customers I made a great living and was able to do and enjoy so much while working there!! I’m so thankful for being given the opportunity to share those years w/ you in them John! I love you!💜 Rest In Peace!!!
Anne Krieger left a message on February 10, 2020:
To my second family my sincere condolences! Working @ the Pizza and seeing John 5 days a week we’re always so special to me! We’d laugh about how I would stuff the olives w/ anchovies @ the bar talking to the guys while I was doing it and how he would compliment me numerous times on how he admired how I would get along w/ all the customers! How Id get in my convertible and he’d tell me “Anne have fun your young and beautiful have the time of your life in these years!”. And I did!! I was there for 8 years and from the excellent food and the overflow of customers I made a great living and was able to do and enjoy so much while working there!! I’m so thankful for being given the opportunity to share those years w/ you in them John! I love you!💜 Rest In Peace!!!
Anne Krieger left a message on February 10, 2020:
To my second family my sincere condolences! Working @ the Pizza and seeing John 5 days a week we’re always so special to me! We’d laugh about how I would stuff the olives w/ anchovies @ the bar talking to the guys while I was doing it and how he would compliment me numerous times on how he admired how I would get along w/ all the customers! How Id get in my convertible and he’d tell me “Anne have fun your young and beautiful have the time of your life in these years!”. And I did!! I was there for 8 years and from the excellent food and the overflowing of customers I made a great living and was able to do and enjoy so much while working there!! I’m so thankful for being given the opportunity to share those years w/ you in them John! I love you!💜 Rest In Peace!!!
Mary Beth Stahl left a message on February 10, 2020:
My deepest sympathy to the Bacino family. John was a great man.
Patricia and Thomas Nau and Family left a message on February 9, 2020:
Rest in eternal peace, dear Friend, Mr. B. Free from all pain and suffering. May God keep you In His loving embrace, forever. Our sincerest condolences, and deepest sympathy, To the entire Bacino Family. It is never easy. Thomas and Patricia Nau and Family
Anthony Gulotta left a message on February 9, 2020:
Bacino family has brought joy to us over the years with Great Food. My family Mother Margaret Sparacino Gulotta we ate many lunches and Dinners at the Pizzeria. Partys that my aunts and Uncles there. You made us Happy for many years. We will always be remembered and with your family forever !!
Troy Vasos left a message on February 9, 2020:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your loss from the entire Vasos family from Calumet City via Wilmington, NC. My parents Thomas & Renetta(Hayman) Vasos both loved and respected Phil plus considered him and his family life long friends. They are up there already with him remembering and telling stories of the good ole times. 🙏🏻🙏🏻 This too shall pass 🙏🏻🙏🏻 Pizza for this Kingdom
Peace of mind is a call away. We’re here when you need us most.
Don and Sharon Apato left a message on February 9, 2020:
Our deepest sympathy to your family. Hopefully, you will find comfort by remembering all of the beautiful memories you have with this incredible man. I know we will also. Love to all of you .
Jim and Liz Kristoff left a message on February 9, 2020:
Peace be with you Phil and your family🙏🙏
Christine Congles left a message on February 9, 2020:
My Deepest sympathy to all the Bacino Family. John was such a nice man, he will be missed.
Jennifer Webber left a message on February 9, 2020:
Our loving thoughts and prayers are with you all during such a difficult time. Thinking of you, memory eternal. The Webber Family, Jenny, Doug, and Genavive
Rich Cole left a message on February 9, 2020:
I never had the honor to meet Mr. Bacino but talked to Phil many times about our Dads and our love for Marco Island. My condolences to the whole Bacino family. He will have a good friend in Heaven.
Kish Funeral Home left a message:
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