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110 Division St.
Amsterdam, NY 12010
Phone: 518-842-2810
Fax: 518-842-6952
Donald Guisti

Donald J. "Don" Guisti

Friday, April 1st, 1932 - Tuesday, January 19th, 2021
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Donald J. Guisti Sr. 88 of Amsterdam, NY; passed away January 19, 2021.

Born in Amsterdam on April 1, 1932, he was the son of the late George and Ethel Schwab Guisti.

Don received his education in the Amsterdam school system and was a self employed carpenter specializing in building and restoration work.

Don enjoyed gardening, camping, collecting antiques, sitting by the fire, going to the casino and playing cards and always looked forward to spending time with his children and his many grandchildren.

Don married his wife of 49 years, the late Virginia Figler Guisti on February 3, 1951. He was also predeceased by his son, Donald J. Guisti Jr., son-in-law, George Ruth, five brothers, Raymond, Larry, Robert, George and Richard Guisti, three sisters, Helen Guisti, Laura All and Anita Bramer.

Don is survived by his children, Donna Ruth, Debbie (James) Agosta, David Guisti, Douglas (Susan) Guisti, Dennis (Lea) Guisti, Dawn (Michael) Ross and daughter-in-law, Karen Risdell Guisti, 22 grandchildren, 23 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren. Many nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

A memorial service will be held this spring at a time and date to be announced.

Memorial gifts in Don’s name may be made to American Heart Association, 4 Atrium Drive, # 100, Albany, NY 12205.

Arrangements are by the Riley Mortuary, Inc., 110 Division Street, Amsterdam, NY 12010.
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michael gugliemelli

Posted at 04:52pm
My condolences to all of you, Your father was a good man and Doug thank you for those memories growing up, we had some fun....I havent been in the area since 1978 other than for a brief period of time....God Bless all of you......Mike Gugliemelli Naples Florida

Bill Lesniewski

Posted at 02:19am
Dawn & Family...Sorry for your Loss!


Theresa Pinto

Posted at 04:52pm
So sorry to hear about your loss.

Debbie Loucks

Posted at 11:56am
Debbie, Jimmy and family,
Debbie so sorry to hear about your dad, our condolences. Jack and Debbie Loucks

Kathy Rpse

Posted at 04:03pm
Donna - So sorry to read of your dad's passing, My deepest condolences to you and your family.

Kathy Rose

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