Peter Guerra

Obituary of Peter R Guerra

Peter R. Guerra, 80, of Pompton Lakes, passed away on August 20, 2022.

Born in Paterson, Peter was the son of the late Pedro and Elizabeth Guerra. He grew up in Haskell and met the love of his life, Josephine Cassisi, in high school. The couple married in 1967 and settled in Pompton Lakes to raise their two children. Peter proudly served in the US Army and had a long career as a lab tech for Sealed Air Corporation. Peter worked many hours to support his family but when he was able to he loved spending time with them and working on his favorite hobby, photography.

Peter is lovingly survived by his children, David Guerra and Jennifer Carlson and her husband Eric. He was predeceased by his wife of 53 years, Josephine.

Visiting hours will be held from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 pm on Monday, August 29. A funeral service will be held 10:00 am Tuesday at the M. John Scanlan Funeral Home, Pompton Plains. Entombment will follow at Laurel Grove Memorial Park, Totowa.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Peter's memory to the Parkinson's Foundation would be greatly appreciated by his family.

Monday
29
August

visitation

2:00 pm - 4:00 am
Monday, August 29, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Hom
781 Newark Pompton Tpke
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
Monday
29
August

visitation

7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday, August 29, 2022
M. John Scanlan Funeral Home
781 Newark Pompton Tpke.
Pompton Plains, New Jersey, United States
973-831-1300