James Dimitri Giambazi, 82, passed away on Friday, April 20, 2012.
Born in Central Falls, RI on August 22, 1929, he was a Cumberland resident for over 40 years. The son of the late Costa and Florence (Docu) Giambazi, he was the husband of the late Barbara (Howard) and is survived by his son Michael and his wife, Diane of North Providence, RI, his daughter Gail McCarthy, wife of the late James McCarthy of Richmond, RI, and two grandchildren Brynn and Nicholas McCarthy.
A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he was a mechanical engineer employed by companies such as Bose and Burnes of Boston.
A veteran of the United States Army, he served during the Korean Conflict. He was an avid golfer and had been a member of the Hopedale Country Club for over 30 years. A long-time corvette enthusiast, he also enjoyed nature and had an affection for animals and the outdoors, but his happiest memories were made spending time with his children and grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Home and Hospice Care of Rhode Island, 1085 North Main Street, Providence, RI 02904.
Arrangements are private under the direction of Cartier’s Funeral Home, Bellingham, MA. To sign the guest book visit www.cartiersfuneralhome.com