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Guestbook for Dr. Richard Allen Giustra
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September 15, 2021 | Marilyn Elaine Stachenfeld - Aliso Vejo, CA -- United States

I remember Richie from Cornell. He was a lovely guy.

May 18, 2021 | Robert Lane - COMMACK, NewYork -- United States

I knew Richie back in Bay Ridge Brooklyn when we both attended Our Lady of Angels School.
I spent many a pleasant day in his house reading comic books and just hanging out together. I mention those days in my book "A Bay Ridge Life" with fond memories. He was a good guy as were his brothers Frank and Peter. Bob Lane

April 26, 2021 | Lyn Schramm - Lexinngton Park, MD -- United States

I am so sorry to learn of Dr. Giustra's death. When we lived in Brunswick, he was a neighbor and his son Matthew was a friend and school mate of my son Geoffrey Schramm. The times we would come back to Brunswick for a visit, we would always say that's the Giustra's house where Matt lived with his parents as we came down Pleasant Street.The time we lived in Brunswick and the Giustra family are fond memories that will stay with us.

April 19, 2021 | Deborah Arsenault - Woolwich, Maine -- United States

I worked for him for more than ten years. I will always remember our staff meeting, that were always fun and informative. He loved it when we sang, even if it was way out of tune!! My heartfelt sorrow to Karen and the children. I will miss him. Rest in Peace, Rich.

April 18, 2021 | Steve Thomas - Freeport, Maine -- USA

It was my privilege to have Rich as a friend and racquetball partner for a number of years until I left Maine for three years in 2016. Almost always after our games we would have coffee and a pastry in various local restaurants. I will miss him.

April 18, 2021 | Peter McGuire - Brunswick, Maine -- USA

We will add Rich Giustra to our supper-time prayer list. May God have welcomed his soul into heaven and sent the Holy Spirit to ease the family's grief at his passing from this earth.
Blessings, Peter and Marcy McGuire

April 17, 2021 | Mark and Donna Jean - Litchfield , Maine -- USA

We are sadden to hear of your loss.
You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
May you find a measure of comfort in the Bible’s resurrection hope and of a future time “when there will be no more pain.” (Revelation 21: 3,4)

April 17, 2021 | Pat Davis - Port Austin, Mi -- Huron

On the Wings of an Angel
Your loved one did soar
No pain or troubles to bear anymore.

As he rose up above,
Leaving all those he loved,
His spirit did not depart,
It is held evermore within your hearts.

April 16, 2021 | Jayne Termini Cahill - Woolwich , Maine -- United States

Dr Giustra the man that for the last 45 years has been the reason I have the use of my left arm! I will never forget the kindness he showed to the frightened 9 year old girl with a shattered elbow. Two surgeries and the arm my parents were told would never have full range of motion remains fully mobile today. The man was genius and he will always be remembered by me as a hero!
One of the most compassionate humans I’ve ever known. So sorry to hear the news of his passing! My heart felt condolences to his family!

April 16, 2021 | Caroline Zazeski - Topsham, Maine -- United States

I was so sorry to hear of Dr. Giustra's passing. I used to live 2 doors down from where he and his family lived and I used to babysit his kids. He was a kind man. Prayers to his family.

April 15, 2021 | Heidi Algara (Ulbrich) - Portland, ME -- USA

Growing up I spent a lot of time at the Giustra house. I always felt happy when I was there. Dr. Giustra had a big smile every time I saw him and I have many memories of him from all those years ago.

I am so sorry to hear of his passing. I am sending love and strength to the family and hope that your memories of him will bring you some peace.

Thinking of all of you.

Heidi Algara


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