JOHN GERMANO John Louis Germano, age 77, of Boulder City, passed away Jan. 11, 2013 at his home. He was born Dec. 31, 1935, in Brooklyn, N.Y., to Giuseppe Germano and Maria Patrizio Germano. He came from a large family being one of 11 children. John joined the U.S. Army and served his country from 1958 to 1960. He married Lillian Sorgiano Feb. 11, 1956, in Brooklyn. John worked as a truck driver in the tri-state area before retiring and moving to Boulder City in 1987. John loved sports both playing and watching. He was a great hockey player and softball player and was an avid fan of the New York Rangers and New York Yankees. John is survived by his wife, Lillian Germano; three children, John (Patricia) Germano, Laura (Philip) Montemurro and Gerard Germano; a brother, Carmine Germano; two sisters, Maria Aranzullo and Betty Smetana; four granddaughters, Stephanie, Michele, Lauralee and Melissa; and a large extended family. John was preceded in death by his brothers, Mikey, Anthony and Joe; and sisters, Lucy Ramaglia, Rose Guastella, Helen Leonardi and Gloria Balducci. Family held private funeral services and John was laid to rest at Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 or , P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312. Family and friends can sign an online memorial guestbook at