Nun in the diocese of Como, Italy. Founded the Nursing Sisters of Our Lady of Sorrows.
- on 9 December 2013, Pope Francis issued a decree acknowledging a miracle received through the intercession of Venerable Giovannina
- if you have information relevant to the beatification of Venerable Giovannina, contact
Fra Giovangiuseppe Califano, OFM
Suore Infermiere dell’Addolorata
Via Dante Alighieri, 11
22100 Como, ITALY
- “Venerable Giovannina Franchi“. Saints.SQPN.com. 31 January 2014. Web. 12 July 2014. <>