September 3, 2012

The Legacy of Hugo and The Ultimate Gift

The Legacy of Hugo and The Ultimate Gift Eulogy by Kathy Guidi, Aug 30, 2012   When we first heard that Dad had a terminal illness, and I came to Florida to live with  him and Mom during his last months,  several people said to me,  “this is a gift”. […]
September 3, 2012

In Memoriam: Hugo Guidi

On Thursday, August 30th, one week after dad’s passing, we held dad’s memorial service at St. Matthews Church in Lake Worth, Florida. We endured a long week of preparations and coordination:  visits to the funeral home to order prayer cards and flowers;  scheduling two priests, two interpreters, the singer, and […]
August 29, 2012

R.I.P. Hugo Guidi: April 20, 1931 – August 23, 2012

My dear sweet father passed away peacefully last Thursday, August 23rd, after a short illness with cancer. He was 81. I have been in Florida since July 23rd and have been blessed to been able to be with him during his last weeks of life. My sister, mom, and I […]
July 22, 2012

Winter Woofing, July 6 – 12, 2012

We recently finished up another week of woofers with a great crew of young gals from the States:   Jess and Jessie from Atlanta, GA, and Chelsea from Reno, NV. I was excited to have woofers again after our brief hiatus due to our May stateside trip.  Three gals meant that […]