Guerreri, Bart G.
69, of Miami Beach, Florida passed away on Monday, July 15th, in Framingham, Massachusetts. He was born on October 23rd, 1943 in New York City to Vincent James and Ida Guerreri. Bart grew up on his family's farm in Tilson, NY. He graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1967 with dual engineering degrees and was a member of the Sigma Pi Fraternity. In 2007 he received RIT's Distinguished Alumni of the Year Award, was the School of Engineering commencement speaker, and received a seat on the Board of Trustees. Bart was the Chairman and founder of DSD Laboratories, Inc. (www.dsdlabs.com
), a state-of-the-art systems engineering company, which focused on the rapid implementation of Management Information Systems, Computer Security, and Secure Virtual Private Networks. Bart earned many honors and awards, including Entrepreneur of the Year, and being named to the Dean's committee for International Development at the Harvard University
Kennedy School of Government. He held over 30 patents and publications; sat on the Committee on Capital Formation for Small Business, the Advisory Board for the US Congressional Armed Forces Sub-Committee and several Boards of Directors. He was a member of the Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, the Association of Old Crows, the American Electronic Association, and the Security Affairs Support Association. Bart is survived by his beloved wife Andrea; his three children, Stephanie of Syracuse, NY, Bart James of Framingham, MA, and Suzanne and her husband Richard Fiore of New York City, NY; his older brother Carl of Manassas, VA; his twin brother Stephen of Cary, NY; His eight nieces and nephews and their spouses and children. Funeral services will be held this Thursday, July 18th at 10:30am at the Basilica of Our Lady of Perpetual Help at 1545 Tremont Street in Boston, MA. Bart will be laid to rest at a private family service in Rosendale, NY. Bart will be remembered for his loyalty, and generosity, as well as for his devotion to his family. Memorial gifts designated to Bart Guerreri may be made to Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, Development Office, 243 Charles St., Boston, MA 02114.