Vincent Daniel Guerriero, 71, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 18, 2009 after fighting a courageous battle with cancer. Born to Frank and Rose Guerriero on December 22, 1937 in Brooklyn, NY, he spent most of his childhood in Prospect, OH before moving to Anaheim, CA with his family in 1952. On July 29, 1967 he married Nancy (Rice) and they made their home in Westchester, CA where they raised two daughters and were members of Visitation Catholic Church. Vince retired after 30 years in 1995 as a Personnel Supervisor from the Los Angeles Department of Water & Power. He enjoyed his collection of classic and western movies as well as his books, memorabilia, traveling and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Nancy, daughters Ann Marie English (John) of Worthington, PA, and Mary Rose Miles of Dillon, CO. Brother Nicholas Guerriero (Flordeliza) of Anaheim, CA, sisters Joanne Guerriero of Anaheim, CA, and Carolyn Baylies (Walter) of Charlton, MA. Four grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and many nieces and nephews complete the family circle. He was preceded in death by his parents. He will be greatly missed by all of his family and friends. Visitation and Rosary Vigil will be held at White & Day Colonial Mortuary in Redondo Beach on Thursday, July 23rd from 5:00 to 9:00 pm. A funeral mass will be held at Visitation Catholic Church in Westchester on Friday, July 24th at 10:00 am with reception afterwards in the Parish Hall. Please use this website, to send the family messages, share memories, or to obtain directions to the services.

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  1. I will always treasure the memories I have of Vince. His humor and laughter will be missed by all. Nancy, Ann Marie, Mary Rose and families, my thoughts and prayers are with you all. With deepest sympathy, Cookie

  2. I just wanted to say that I will always love my Daddy and miss him for the rest of my days. He was the best Father I could have ever dreamed of. Everytime I watch Laurel & Hardy or listen to Johnny Cash or watch old movies..of course I will always think of him\,since he taught me all about those. We’d just stay up and watch and watch movies…he was the greatest and will always be alive in my heart! I love you Daddy!!!!!!!!! Forever!!!!

  3. My Condolences to the whole family of Vincent Daniel Guerriero! May God Bless and watch over you, in theses times of sorrows. Donna LAird (Ann’s Friend)

  4. Nancy, Nick, Joanne our deepest condolences and heartfelt sorrow for your loss. Vincent will certainly be missed by us… Please let us know if there is anything we can do for you… Love The Stancarone Family.

  5. We would like to express our deepest sympathy for the loss of your loved one my cousin Vincent. Our prayers are with you at this time.

  6. Uncle Vincent is with his Mom and Dad now, Grandma and Grandpa, He made us laugh, with his humor. We will miss him very much.. We are thinking of Everyone, in the family, Aunt Nancy, Ann, Mary, Uncle Nick, Mom and Aunt Joanne.. Hard to think he’s gone. Just after a yr and 2 months after Grandma, He had a long life with his Mom thats a blessing and now he is with her again.. May Jesus be with the whole family.. He isn’t in anymore pain. We will always think of uncle vincent and smile.. HAPPY TRAILS UNCLE VINCENT UNTIL WE MEET AGAIN.

  7. I will miss my brother, Vincent for many years. He was a wonderful man. He made people laugh all the time. He loved his old western films. Gene Autry was one of his favorites. He was a true cowboy of these times. Love you Vincent, Carolyn and Wally

  8. Still loving & thinking & missing you alwyas Daddy!!!!!! Please watch over Mom & I while we are on our adventure!! Happy Trails!!! And here is another fine mess you’ve gotten me into! hehehehe love you always!!!

  9. I’m finally marrying Randy Daddy!! I know you approve! You’ll be in our hearts forever! Love you always and miss you so much!!!!

  10. (formerally Mary Rose Miles) Daddy: tis been 2 years since you went to Heaven. Randy & I ACTUALLY set a date & got married (April 23, 2011). You know that though, you and mom were at my wedding. (In love & spirit) I miss you. I talk to you, you know I do. I love you very much. I hope you’re having fun with the family, and with Laurel & Hardy..give a hi-5 for me to Johnny! I always think of you. Forever! I’ll see you soon! (hopefully later, but..whenever) Love you lots Daddy!!! Always, always and for ever and ever!

  11. I’m thinking of you Daddy. Randy & I are going to be with Mom this year. I’m looking forward on visiting you, you’ll get your Poinsetta! My life has been messy , but you know that, at least we got married! yippie! Please watch over Mom, your other daughter, the Family and ME!!!! I miss you so much! You were the only one I could always talk too. I still can, but it’s just one sided now…gimmie sign! Mom & I went to Europe, YAY! That was AMAZING!!! I told you that all ready though. Can’t wait to visit you in 2 weeks!!! Love you lots & a whole bunches too!

  12. Well, another year with out you Daddy. Randy , Mom & I visited you on Christmas Eve 2011. I put a poinsetta down for you. You always loved those. Aunt Joanne did too. Randy didn’t have much to say to you, he was overwhelmed. You are his father in law. But we also visited Grandma & Grandpa. I love you lots daddy , miss you bunches. I’m keep L & H close to me. I’ll always cherish them and our special memories. I love you Daddy.

  13. Daddy! Randall & I have been married for 1 year now. It’s been great. He is the best. You were at my wedding. I love you so much & I miss you dearly. Talk to soon Daddy! Love you !

  14. It’s been 3 years now since God took you away from us. A lot has happened,but you all ready know. I love you lots! I miss you lots. there has been times, even as of late where I’d just want to call you up and talk, but I know you can’t talk back, so I just sit and talk with you in my own ways. I wish you were here for even a few minutes, just so I can talk with you. I can’t wait to see you again Daddy. I will keep Johnny Cash, L & H and the Classics alive with me because of you. And all of your private advice to me, just between us. I love you sooooo much. Please keep watch over Mom and A.M. and me, Randy, all of your grandchildren and great grandchildren!! I love you !

  15. Uncle Nick is with you now Daddy. I know you’ll take good care of him. I love you lots Daddy. I’ll always miss you. Joseph & Caitlin are starting up school again, keep watch over them. Keep watch over Mommy, AM, ME , all your grandchildren & great-grand daughters. And all of the family. I love you Daddy Daniel

  16. Been in College for a month now. it’s hard work, but I’ll do what I have to do to become a Pre-school teacher! Love you , and miss you Daddy! And thank you for sending me a gift the day before I started College! L&H 4-Ever!

  17. Daddy, I haven’t written on here for a while. I’m sure you know my Randy is now in Heaven with you. Please take care of him, and show him the ropes. He died of Cancer, just like you. I miss you so much. I miss my husband too. Please watch over me, and the kids and give us the power and strength to move on with our new lives. Happy Trails to you both <3

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