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Constance Kent Guida 1922-2012 ARLINGTON Constance Kent Guida, 89, a resident of Arlington, died on Thursday evening, March 8, at Southwestern Vermont Medical Center of pneumonia. Mrs. Guida was born on April 5, 1922 in Jersey City, N.J., the daughter of Ernest and Mary (Linsley) Kent. She attended public schools in Jersey City, Northfield Seminary in Northfield, Mass., where she graduated in 1939, and Pratt Institute, where she met her husband, James A. Guida. She and Mr. Guida were married in 1942. During his career as a naval officer she lived in Washington, D.C., Boston, Miami, Lakehurst, N.J., Silver Spring, Md., and Pt. Mugu, CA. The couple retired to Arlington, to the house where her parents had lived, in 1974. Surviving are a daughter and son-in-law, Susan and William Looney of Tallahassee, Fla.; a son Kent and daughter-in-law Christine Doner of Houston, Texas; a son Christopher and daughter-in-law Ann Luginbuhl of Edmonds, Maine; a son Peter of Brooklyn, N.Y., and three grandchildren, Nicholas Looney of Tallahassee, and Sophia and William Guida of Edmunds. Also surviving are her extended family, including Dr. Martha Stiteleman of Bennington, and her many friends in the Arlington area. Mrs. Guida especially wished to thank her best friend and companion, Jane Relyea, and the members of her bridge club Eleanor Hanrahan, Tilly Kenny and Kay McCarrick, who made the last chapter of her life such a pleasant and rewarding experience. Friends are invited to join the Guida family at their home at 308 VT Route 313 W in Arlington on Sunday, March 11 from 3 to 5 p.m. for an informal time of remembering and sharing in the life of Constance Guida. Internment will take place at the convenience of the family at Evergreen Cemetery in Arlington. To send the family personal email condolences, please visit www.sheafuneralhomes.com. Arrangements are under the care of the Hanson-Walbridge Arlington Chapel.

Published in Bennington Banner on Mar. 10, 2012
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