The Tribune Democrat, Johnstown, PA


March 23, 2013

Irene Carino

JOHNSTOWN — CARINO– Irene “Mimi,” 82, Johnstown, died March 22, 2013. Born March 18, 1931, daughter of Charles and Veronica (Sihelnik) Babal. Preceded in death by parents; husband, Frank J. Carino; and daughter, Diane Zimmer. Survived by son, Frank (Ellen Schiffhauer); daughter, Tina Blough (Don); son-in-law, Bob Zimmer and companion, Reba; grandchild- ren, Frankie (Doree); Erin; Natalie (Chris Watkins); and Paula (Chad Albert), all of Johnstown; Kim (Bryan Holt), Cleveland, Ohio; and Donna (John Thomas), Parma, Ohio; and great-grandchildren, Harriet, Griffy, Olivia, Ben, Nicole, Matthew, Maxwell, Rahsan and Tahj.  Also survived by lifelong best friend, Ginny Way; cousin, Lucy Jackson; sister- in-law, Caroline Fetzko; and brother-in-law, Joey (Dorothy).  We will miss our Mimi.  At the request of the deceased, there will be no viewing.  A memorial service will be held at a later date.  Arrangements in care of the Hindman Funeral Homes and Crematory Inc., “exclusive provider of veterans and family memorial care.”  Condolences may be made at

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