Joseph Anthony Guzzi III, formerly of Toms River, went to be with the Lord on November 16, 2013. Joe was born September 22, 1932 in Long Branch, New Jersey to Joseph and Anna Guzzi. After graduating from Long Branch High School, he served in the US Navy and later worked at Prudential for 37 years while raising six children with his loving wife Carmella Joyce Aschettino Guzzi. Joe and Joyce moved to Hobe Sound, FL in 1989 to enjoy their retirement. Joe, an avid NY Giants fan, enjoyed traveling, playing golf, and most importantly, spending time with family.
He is predeceased by his devoted wife of 52 years, Joyce, his eldest son Jeffrey, and great-granddaughter Molly. He is survived by his sister Anne of Oceanport, NJ. His five children; Christopher and wife Jocelyn of Jupiter, FL, Mark of Richmond, VA, Scott and wife Helen of Coral Springs, FL, Vincent and wife Megan of Toms River, NJ, and his baby girl Joanne and husband Ray of Brick, NJ. His grandchildren; Jenna and husband Robert, Joseph IV and fiancé Kirsten, Alexandra and fiancé Jason, Holly and husband Howard, Emily, Hunter, Helen-Marie and husband Brandon, Mallory, Taylor, Joseph V, Raymond, Vincent Jr., Haley and John; his great-grandchildren Alexa and Christopher, as well as many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Calling hours will be Thursday, November 21, 2013 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm at Anderson and Campbell Funeral Home, 703 Main St., Toms River, NJ 08753 (732) 349-5700. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, November 22, 2013 at St. Joseph's Church, 685 Hooper Ave., Toms River at 10:30 am. Entombment will follow at St. Joseph's Cemetery in Toms River. Condolences may be made by visiting www.andersonandcampbell.com.