DEATH -DEAD / OBITUARIES : Father Gioacchino Basile has died, according to a statement posted online on April. 6, 2020.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.
I am saddened to share that my neighbor Father Gioacchino Basile, pastor of Saint Gabriel’s Church in East Elmhurst, has passed away due to coronavirus. Father Basile was a beloved leader in our community. My prayers are with his family. https://nypost.com/2020/04/04/queens-pastor-father-gioacchino-basile-succumbs-to-coronavirus … pic.twitter.com/5cOSmy2ELb
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.