Dante (Toneguzzo) Guzzo

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  • "Dante was one of the first people I met when I went to..."
    - Lowell Noland
  • "Susan, Ron, Bob and all the Guzzo family... May the Lord..."
  • "A true American icon and hero, Dante was unique among men,..."
    - Ron Albers
  • "On behalf of the Scions of the 17th Airborne and the 17th..."
    - Isaac Epps
  • "Rest well warrior brother. May your family find peace in..."
    - Doug Kirk
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GUZZO Dante Guzzo (Toneguzzo) loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather went home to be with the Lord on December 31, 2012. He was born to Maria and Enrico Toneguzzo on November 11, 1922. He was 90 years old. He is preceded in death by his wife Louise, and numerous brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law. He is survived by his children, Ron (Donna), Susan Edgar (Neal), Bob (Lisa), and daughter -in -law Becky. Grandchildren, Jenni, Tony, Christy (Tim), Scott (Stephanie), Sean and Jackson; great-granddaughter Ellery; and numerous nephews and nieces. He graduated from St. Thomas Aquinas High School in 1940. He retired from Del Col and Guzzo Construction Company and Complete General Construction Company. He is a lifetime member of The 507th Parachute Infantry Regiment, Catholic War Veterans, Disabled Army Veterans, Purple Heart Association, and the 82nd and 17th Airborne Association. Veteran of WWII, he was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for Bravery in Action and the Purple Heart and Combat Infantry badges. Also a member of the SFI and St. Clair A. C., American Legion, and VFW Post 4153. The family would like to thank the staff at Crown Pointe Care Center for the loving care they provided. Dante was a member of St. Matthias Church, where he volunteered for numerous activities. Family and friends may call Thursday, January 3, 2013 from 4-8 p.m. with Prayer Service at 6:30 p.m. by Sister Marie, at the WEIR-AREND FUNERAL HOME, 4221 N. High Street, Columbus, OH 43214, (3 blocks S. of Henderson Rd). Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, 10:30 am at St. Matthias Catholic Church 1582 Ferris Road, 43224. Procession will form at the church. Interment St. Joseph's Cemetery. Msgr. Anthony Missimi Celebrant. Please visit www.weirarendfuneral.com to sign the official online condolence book.
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2013
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