Guido Truffini

Guido Truffini

AGE: 96 • Sea Bright

Guido Truffini, 96, of Sea Bright and New York, died Monday, November 12, 2012 at Riverview Medical Center, Red Bank. He was born in Tradate, Italy, came the USA in 1947 and lived in New York City and Sea Bright. Guido worked as a Marketing and Sales Director for a wine and spirits importer Schieffelin Imports, NYC for 17 years, retiring in 1982. Guido was also the founder of his own liqueur called Tiramisu. He was an avid painter belonging to the Art Students League. He played tennis, and a member of the Columbus Citizens Club, NYC, and the Italian Wine and Food Institute, NYC.

Surviving are his wife of 63 years, Theresa Truffini; 2 sons & daughters-in-law, Michael and Ann Truffini of Middletown, NJ, and Stanley and Carol Truffini of Redding, CT; sister, Pinuccia Russo in Italy; 4 grandchildren, Francesca, Gianluca, Daniel, and Christopher Truffini; 2 great-grandchildren, Anna and Aidan Truffini.

Visitation and services are private under the direction of the John F. Pfleger Funeral Home, 115 Tindall Road, Middletown, NJ. Contributions in his name are requested to be sent to the Sea Bright First Aid, 1099 East Ocean Avenue, Sea Bright, NJ 07760. For more information or to send condolences, please visit

Funeral Home

John F. Pfleger Funeral Home
115 Tindall Road Middletown, NJ 07748
(732) 671-1326

Published in Asbury Park Press on Nov. 17, 2012