Leo "Jerry" Guiser, age 86, died on March 25, 2016 at UPMC Hospital in McKeesport. Born in McKeesport, he was the son of the late Paul and Anna Graf Guiser. He was preceded in death by his wife Elsie, in May 2006 and his brothers Regis, Vincent and Frank; sisters Catherine, Rose and Paula.
He is survived by one daughter, Louise Beswick, and her husband George of North Versailles; two sons, Paul Guiser and his wife Sherry of McKeesport and Michael Guiser of Lancaster; six grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren; and also nieces, nephews and friends. Leo was a wonderful Dad and Grandfather who loved to spend time telling stories to his family about his life. He was a faithful and dedicated member of St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church in Christy Park.
Friends and family will be received Monday, March 28th from 3:00 to 7:00 PM at Strifflers of White Oak Cremation & Mortuary Services Inc., 1100 Lincoln Way, White Oak, PA 15131, 412-678-6177. A Mass of Christian burial will be held Tuesday at 10:00 AM in St. Patrick's Church with Father Vincent Velas officiating. Burial will follow.
The family asks that memorial donations in Leo’s name be sent to Ministry Against Human Trafficking, attention Sister Joel Campbell, OP, 1300 Virginia Avenue, #215, McKeesport, PA 15135.
Originally published March 25, 2016.