Louis R. Guzzo

July 9, 2013

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Louis R. Guzzo

Age 94, of Issaquah

Louis R. Guzzo

Louis R. Guzzo

Louis worked for The Seattle Times at the City Desk, and as an Arts and Entertainment editor and served as the executive editor for The Seattle Post Intelligencer and official counselor for Gov. Dixy Lee Ray.

Following his experience in Olympia, Louis and his family moved to Issaquah, where he continued his career as an instructor at the University of Washington and Seattle University. He worked as a editorial commentator on KIRO Channel 7 in Seattle from 1985 to 1997. He was twice awarded the “Man of the Year” from the Italian Club of Seattle.

Louis is survived by his wife Madeleine; his children Judy, Richard, Lynne (Mark) Bishop and Di (Bob) Shepp; seven grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A Celebration of Life Mass will be held at St. Madeleine’s Catholic Church, in Bellevue, at 11 a.m. Friday, July 12. A reception will follow. Military committal will be at Tahoma National Cemetery at 2:45 p.m.

Remembrances may be made to the American Diabetes Association, the Macular Degeneration Society or your favorite charity.

Full obituary and online guest book are at www.flintofts.com.

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