Paul Guaneri

Obituary of Paul Guaneri

Paul A. Guaneri, a resident of Chester, New York for 31 years, passed away on August 11, 2017 at Orange Regional Medical Center at the age of 69.  Paul was the Director of Product Fulfillment at Designtex for over 20 years.

The son of the late Livia and Paul Guaneri, Paul was born in Brooklyn, New York in 1947.

Paul loved to golf, fish, and spend time with family and friends.  He loved to be outdoors and photography.  He was loved by all.

Survivors include his wife Linda Guaneri of Chester, New York; his three daughters Alexa Duch and her husband Paul of Dutchess County, New York, Stefanie Beemer of Old Hickory, Tennessee, Kelly Paulsen and her husband Jim of Monroe, New York; his son Paul Guaneri and his wife Elizabeth of Germany; his sister Carol Pisano and her husband Tony; his four grandchildren Emily, Abigail, Alexandra and Brody; his nephews Donald Scala, Evan Barone, and Eric Barone.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, during the hours of 2:00 to 4:00 and 6:00 to 8:00 PM at Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc., located at 3 Hudson Street, Chester, New York 10918.

A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, August 17, 2017, at 10:00 AM in St. Columba R.C. Church, located at 29 High Street, Chester, NY 10918.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations in Paul’s name to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, P.O. Box 27106, New York, NY 10087.  Donations may be made payable to “Memorial Sloan Kettering.” Please indicate the name of the honoree in the memo line of the check.  Gifts may also be made online at – Click on the Giving Page to learn how to create an online tribute to a loved one.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Thomas F. Flynn and the staff of Flynn Funeral & Cremation Memorial Centers, Inc.  For directions to the funeral home, St. Columba R.C. Church or to offer on line memorial please visit