John Frank Gibilaro, 91, of Mooresville, N.C., passed away on Saturday, May 30, 2020, at the Hefner VA Medical Center in Salisbury. Born September 18, 1928, in Bronx, N.Y., he was a son of the late Rosario and Domenica Costa Gibilaro.

Mr. Gibilaro was a retired electrician. He was a U.S. Army veteran and a recipient of the Purple Heart.

Mr. Gibilaro is survived by his daughter, Tiffany White and husband John; grandson, Lawrence Earl; great grandchildren, Justin and Alana; and many other family and friends.

Funeral Mass will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, June 6, 2020, at St. Therese Catholic Church, Mooresville, with Father Mark Lawlor officiating. A graveside service will be held at 12 noon on Monday, June 8, 2020, at Coastal Carolina State Veteran Cemetery, Jacksonville, N.C.

Cavin-Cook Funeral Home, Mooresville, is serving the family of Mr. Gibilaro. Condolences may be made to the Gibilaro family at