Louis Paul Guzzo, Jr., a Fishkill resident since 1973 and formerly of Yonkers, passed away at home on Thursday, March 26, 2020. He was 75.
Son of the late Louis P. and Connie (Balascio) Guzzo, he was born in Yonkers on August 31, 1944. After graduating from high school, Louis enlisted in the U.S. Navy and served aboard a refueling ship, the USS Caloosahatchee, for many years.
He was a longtime member of the Local 137 Operating Engineers and worked as a heavy equipment operator, retiring in 1992.
On December 14, 1968, Louis married Linda S. Grindley in Yonkers. Linda predeceased him on May 25, 2016.
Survivors include his son, James Guzzo of Fishkill; his daughter, Elissa Guzzo & her husband Jason Kanterman of Milford, PA; his grandchildren, Charlotte Guzzo, Josh Kanterman, and Adam Kanterman; his sister, Janet Guzzo Marron & her husband Thomas of Mattituck; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his wife and parents, Louis was also predeceased by his brother, Dennis P. Guzzo.
Services are private and at the convenience of the family. Donations in Louis’ name may be made to Hudson Valley Hospice Foundation, 374 Violet Avenue, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601 (www.hvhospice.org).
Arrangements are under the direction of the McHoul Funeral Home of Fishkill, Inc., 1089 Main Street, Fishkill. For online tributes, visit Louis’ Book of Memories at www.mchoulfuneralhome.com.