Guido Cesario, 93, of Kenosha, died peacefully with his family by his side on Sunday, Feb. 21, 2016, at Hospice Alliance House, Pleasant Prairie.
Born on July 4, 1922, in Kenosha, he was the son of the late Thomas and Clara (Aiello) Cesario. He was a 1941 graduate of Kenosha High School and throughout his life he attended several advanced photography courses.
On April 12, 1947, at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church he was united in marriage to Roma R. Chiappetta.
Guido was a Professional Photographer. He was employed with Maxwell's, Inc. and owned the Guido Studio for 45 years, retiring in 1987. He was a member of Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church and was on the Holy Rosary School planning committee. Guido was the Past President of the Kenosha Photographer Association and the Lions Club. He was a life member of the Kenosha Bradford Alumni Association.
Guido will be remembered by his loving wife of 69 years, Roma; his sons, Michael, Gregory and Jeffrey (Michelle) Cesario; and his beautiful granddaughter, Bailey. He is further survived by his sisters, Josene Lasky and Sylvia Provatas; and his loving nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Attilio (Maria Faraca) Cesario; and two sisters, Gilda (Frank) Lautar and Esther Cesario.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, beginning with a prayer service at 1:15 p.m. from the Piasecki-Althaus Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Holy Rosary Catholic Church, 2224 45th Street. Private interment will take place in St. George Cemetery. A visitation for Guido will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday from 12 Noon until the time of the prayer service. In lieu of flowers, memorial remembrances to Hospice Alliance, Inc., 10220 Prairie Ridge Blvd., Pleasant Prairie, WI 53158 would be appreciated.