Silvio J. Giusti, age 86, passed away on May 3, 2015 at Salisbury Rehab and Nursing Center in Salisbury, Md.
Born in Harrisburg, Pa., he was the son of the late Ernesto and Speranza Fioravanti Giusti.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Joan Giusti. He is survived by his son, Michael Giusti, and his wife, Anne, of Bishopville, Md., his three grandchildren, Jason and David of Bishopville, Md. and Ian and his wife, Kristen, of Hummelstown, Pa.; grand-dog DW Zephyr and his sister, Hope McDonald and her husband, Jon, of Duncannon, Pa.
Silvio Giusti served in the United States Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was a graduate of Franklin and Marshall College. Silvio became a hotel/restaurateur, owning The Alva Restaurant in Harrisburg Pa., along with the Wayne Hotel & Bar.
After retiring, he became an avid tennis player and loved traveling to Europe with his family, touring the hills of Tuscany or the Amalfi Coast of Italy. He also enjoyed his many friends, especially the Liars Club who hung out at the West Shore Farmers Market on Saturday mornings.
After living in Harrisburg, Pa. for the most of his life, he later moved to Ocean City to be closer to his family. As a wonderful father, grandfather and friend he will be sorely missed.
A private Interment will be at Rolling Green Cemetery in Camp Hill, Pa. at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, a donation in his memory may be made to: Salisbury Kennel Club Charitable Trust, Inc., 31663 Winterplace Pkwy, Salisbury, Md. 21804 or to Salisbury Rehab and Nursing Center, 200 Civic Ave., Salisbury, Md. 21804.
Letters of condolence may be sent via: www.burbagefuneralhome.com.