Waterloo Region Generations
A record of the people of Waterloo Region, Ontario.

Joseph Fioravante "Joe" Guisso

Male 1911 - 2006  (95 years)


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  • Name Joseph Fioravante "Joe" Guisso 
    Born 1911 
    Gender Male 
    Honoured 1973  Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Citizen of the Year 
    Residence 1973  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-199906 
    Died 15 Sep 2006  Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I199906  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

    Father Louis Guisso,   b. 9 Jul 1868, , Italy Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1935, Galt (Cambridge), Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Elvira Marchetti,   b. 1888,   d. 1952  (Age 64 years) 
    Family ID F276025  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Phyllis Schaller,   b. 10 Mar 1918,   d. 28 Nov 2014, Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years) 
    Children 
     1. Michael Guisso,   d. 1971
     2. Lazarus Guisso
     3. Richard Guisso
     4. Jo-Ann Guisso
     5. John Guisso
     6. Greg Guisso
    Last Modified 23 Apr 2021 
    Family ID F55926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • GUISSO, Joseph (Joe) - Peacefully with his family by his side, at Cambridge Memorial Hospital, on Friday September 15, 2006, in his 95th year. Beloved husband of Phyllis for 66 years. Loving father of Lazarus, Richard, JoAnn, John (Diane) and Greg (Kelly) and their families. Predeceased by son Michael (1971). Grandpa will be fondly remembered by his nine grandchildren Michael, Tomoko, Isaac, Rhys, Melany, Jody, Katee, Brittany and Nicole and his great grandson Kaito. Also survived by his brother Fred Guisso and his family and his brother in-law George Schaller. Joe will be missed by his special friends Lynda Stewart, Bernie Cocchiola, Yvonne Hynes and his canine companion Pepper. Predeceased by brothers Carl, George and sisters Dorothy and Carlotta. A lifelong resident of Galt, and member of St. Patrick's parish, Joe was active in many community organizations. Joe was instrumental in establishing Little League baseball in Galt, served as a Board Member of Cambridge Memorial Hospital and active in many roles in the labour movement. For his contributions, Joe was awarded a Centennial Medal and was the last Citizen of the year of the city of Galt in 1973. In his retirement, Joe was an avid gardener and loyal Blue Jays fan. Memorial visiting will be held at Little's Funeral Home and Cremation Centre, 223 Main St. , E. , Cambridge on Sunday from 2-4 and Monday from 7-9 p. m. A memorial mass will be celebrated at St. Clements RC Church, Cambridge on Tuesday September 19, 2006 at 10 a. m. In memory of Joe donations may be ma to the Canadian Food for Children or the Charity of your choice. www. tlittlefuneralhome. com

      Waterloo Region Record Sep 2006



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    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1973 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 15 Sep 2006 - Cambridge, Waterloo Region, Ontario, Canada Link to Google Earth
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