Obituary of Alice Horonzy Guidi
Alice Horonzy Guidi, 97, formerly of Great Barrington died Sunday October 1, 2017 at Laurel Lake Assisted Living in Lee. Alice was born on July 27, 1920 in Great Barrington daughter of John and Mary (Chrostowski) Horonzy. She was a graduate of the former Searles High School class of 1939 and then went on to graduate from the Pittsfield Secretarial School. She was employed at Searles Middle School as a secretary until her retirement in 1982. Alice also volunteered at Fairview Hospital Gift Shop and Red Cross Blood Bank. She was a member of St. Peter’s Church and also a member of the Thursday Morning Club. She enjoyed walking, golfing, crossword puzzles and spending winters in Florida with her husband Bernard Guidi whom she married on May 15, 1949 at All Saint’s Church in Housatonic by Rev. Joseph Lekston. Bernard predeceased Alice on November 19, 1990. Alice is survived by one sister, Virginia Beligni, two nieces, Patricia Shultis and Barbara Dryer, four nephews, Michael Beligni, Edward Horonzy Jr., Robert Scott Jr. and Robert Guidi Jr., four great nieces, Cheryl Broderick, Heather Wheeler, Lexi Beligni and Danielle Dryer, and three great nephews, Michael Shultis, Thomas Shultis and Jason Dryer. In addition to her husband Bernard Guidi, Alice was predeceased by two sisters, Sadie Scott and Elizabeth Pellizzaro and three brothers, Edward Horonzy, Frank Horonzy and Stanley Horonzy.
Funeral Services for Alice Horonzy Guidi will be held on Thursday October 5, 2017 at 10:00 AM with Liturgy of Christian Burial at Saint Peter’s Church in Great Barrington with Rev. William P. Murphy Pastor officiating. Burial will follow in Saint Peter’s Cemetery. Family will receive friends on Thursday October 5 from 8:30 AM to 9:30 AM at the BIRCHES-ROY FUNERAL HOME 33 South Street Great Barrington MA 01230. In lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy in Alice’s memory may be made to either, Saint Peter’s Building Fund or Thursday Morning Scholarship Fund in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be made through birchesroyfuneralservices.com.