Deolindo Fausto was born in Caporciano, Italy in 1926, to Benedetto and Paolina Baiocco. He immigrated to Canada when he was 24 years old. In 1952 he married his childhood friend, Paola DiVincenzo. With determination, hard work and faith, they built a life together in Portland that lasted 55 years.

Deolindo is survived by his daughters Anna Baiocco Druse (Steve), and Rita Baiocco Kester (Scott); grandchildren, Lauren and Cara Druse, Andrea Kester, Brandon (Sierra) Kester and Adam (Kelsey) Kester; and three great-grandchildren, Jackson, Benson and Brynlee Kester.

He was preceded in death by his wife and son, Benedetto (Benny) Baiocco.

A funeral Mass was held Tuesday, March 22, at St Anthony Church in Tigard.

Donations can be made in his memory to Friends of the Children/Portland or Doctors Without Borders USA.