Avelino Delos Reyes Gelico

November 11, 1924 - January 30, 2008

11/11/1924 - 01/30/2008

Past Services

Cemetery
Thursday January 31, 2008
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502
461-4054 Ext.10 | Directions
Additional Information:

Immediately following the service at the funeral home. The family will be returning to the funeral home afterwards for a reception.

Visitation
Monday February 04, 2008
5:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Additional Information:

A reception will be held during the visitation.

Service
Tuesday February 05, 2008
1:00 pm
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Cemetery
Woodlawn Memorial Gardens
6309 Virginia Beach Blvd.
Norfolk, VA 23502
461-4054 Ext.10 | Directions
Additional Information:

Immediately following the service at the funeral home. The family will be returning to the funeral home afterwards for a reception.

Visitation
Altmeyer Funeral Home - Virginia Beach
5792 Greenwich Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23462
800-934-4648 | Directions
Additional Information:

A reception will be held during the visitation.

Avelino Gelico

Virginia Beach – Avelino Delos Reyes Gelico, 83, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2008, surrounded by his family and friends. Born in the Philipines, he was the son of the late Eugenio and Victoria Gelico. Avelino was a member of St. Gregory the Great Catholic Church. He retired from the U. S. Navy after 30 years of loyal and dedicated service. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife of 49 years, Joan S. Gelico.

He leaves behind to cherish his memory his children, Ninda Dajani and her husband Zouhair, Gina Gelico Leach and her husband Jimmy, Avelino D. Gelico, Jr. and his wife Donna, Stephanie Gelico Ballengee and her husband Rich, and Brett Shane Gelico, all of Virginia Beach; seven grandchildren, Victoria Segar, Mathew Leach, Patrick Leach, Nicole Ballengee, Nicholas Powell, Lee Ballengee, and Merbeth Dajani; five great-grandchildren; his sister, Corazon Gelico; three brothers, Marcelino Gelico, Celestino Gelico, and Benito Gelico; numerous nieces, nephews, in-laws, and his devoted caregiver, LaRose Goffigan. He was preceded in death by his sister, Pontenciana Gelico.

A Funeral Service will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 5, 2008, at Altmeyer Funeral Home, 5792 Greenwich Rd in Virginia Beach. A reception at the funeral home will follow the committal service at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends during a visitation and reception from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Sentara Hospice Program. Condolences may be offered to the family at altmeyer.com.

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Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Nash Jr.
7 years ago

The Nash Family expresses its sincere condolences at your loss.

Yvette Smith
7 years ago

To Gina and her family know that all things are possible through Christ Our Lord. I would like to extend my warmest sympathy to you and your loved ones. If i can be of any assistance to you please do not hesitate to call. I will continue to keep you all in my prays.

Frank and Jackie Beltinck
7 years ago

To the Gelico Family our deepest sympathy goes out to all of you. Your Dad was a wondeful Father and a great grandfather.He will be missed by all but his memories will last forever. If you need anything please call.I am sorry we didn’t get this to you sooner but just found out about your loss today.

The Beltinck Family