Jennie Leto Guzzardo

September 3, 1927April 10, 2018

Jennie Leto Guzzardo passed away, surrounded by her family, on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at the age of 90. She was a native of Independence, LA and a long-time resident of Baton Rouge, LA. Jennie was a dental assistant for 40 plus years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, her St. Louis King of France Catholic Church community, cooking, gardening (especially her roses), praying the rosary and bird watching. Above all else, she loved her husband, Sam, the love of her life, for 69 years. Jennie is survived by her daughter, JoAnn Sirchia and husband, Emile; son, John C. Guzzardo and wife, Gina; grandchildren, Michael and Madonna Sirchia, Samantha Guzzardo O’Neill and husband, Paul; and nephew, Russell “Butch” Junda. Jennie is preceded in death by her husband, Sam J. Guzzardo; her parents, Charlie and Jennie Leto; and sisters, Tina Lashouta and Lena Junda. Visitation will be held at Greenoaks Funeral Home, 9595 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA, on Friday, April 13, 2018, from 10:00AM until the time of funeral services at 12:00PM. Burial will immediately follow at Greenoaks Memorial Park. Family and friends may sign the online guestbook or leave a personal note to the family at


  • Visitation Friday, April 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, April 13, 2018

Jennie Leto Guzzardo

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