Lillian Guarino Obituary

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Lillian Anna Guarino

November 9, 1919 - February 25, 2014
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Lillian Anna Guarino Lillian Anna Guarino, 94, passed away, peacefully, in La Canada, CA on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. She was born on November 9, 1919 in Detroit, MI. Lillian was a certified pre-school teacher who later became a tax consultant at the age of 65 and a travel agent at the age of 75. In her earlier years she was the executive secretary for the VP of Bekins and held a number of other positions throughout her professional career. A resident of Foothills area for over 60 years, Lillian enjoyed crossword puzzles, reading, cooking, and most of all being with her family and extended family. Lillian is now 'walking in the...
Lillian Anna Guarino

Lillian Anna Guarino, 94, passed away, peacefully, in La Canada, CA on Tuesday, February 25, 2014. She was born on November 9, 1919 in Detroit, MI. Lillian was a certified pre-school teacher who later became a tax consultant at the age of 65 and a travel agent at the age of 75. In her earlier years she was the executive secretary for the VP of Bekins and held a number of other positions throughout her professional career.

A resident of Foothills area for over 60 years, Lillian enjoyed crossword puzzles, reading, cooking, and most of all being with her family and extended family. Lillian is now 'walking in the garden of heaven' with her husband of 58 years, Rocco Mike Guarino. She is survived by son Donald Albert Thompson and daughter-in-law Sandy, daughter Lucinda Marie Guarino, and son Rocco Mike Guarino. Lillian is also survived by 9 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren, and 2 great, great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by daughter Janet Ann Pagan.

Lillian was the matriarch of the family. With her passing, a limb as fallen from the family tree. She will be remembered for her laughter, traditions, and care. She leaves a legacy of love and intelligence behind.

She will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

"I love you more!" Lillian Guarino

A memorial service for Lillian will be held on Saturday, March 8, 2014 at 1:00pm at the Crescenta Valley United Methodist Church located at 2700 Montrose Avenue, Montrose, CA 91214. A reception and celebration of her life will follow at the Moose Lodge located at 357 W. Arden Avenue, Glendale, CA 91203.

Since Lillian was generous to a number of charitable organizations, the family requests donations be made to individual charities of choice in her name.

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