Frank P Gurto

March 19, 1958 - June 24, 2020
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Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Inc.
Diane Haller-Rhodes State College
Lisa & Dan Anderson
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Frank P Gurto, aged 62 of Lima, passed away June 24, 2020 at his residence. He was born March 19, 1958 in Conneaut Ohio to Frank Gurto and Alice C. (Wintringham) Gurto. His mother survives in Conneaut. He married Nadine DiStefano on April 18, 2010 and she survives in Lima.
Frank enjoyed making chain-mail jewelry, visiting flea-markets and yard sales and making his wife’s crazy ideas come to life. He enjoyed music of all kinds but loved classic, heavy metal and alternative rock.
Additional survivors include his children: Joshua Gurto of Jefferson OH and Justin Gurto of Ashtabula OH; stepchildren: Andrew Distefano of St. Petersburg FLA and Monica DiStefano of Lima OH; Siblings Kim (Gary) Anglebrandt of Croswell MI, Darrell Peterson of Conneaut OH, Darwin (Arnesta) Gurto of Pierpont OH, Nanette (John) Sumner of West Springfield PA, James (Eunice) Hogle of Conneaut OH, and Jill Ellis of Pierpont OH. He is survived by 7 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father Frank and two children: Rose (Mike) Best and Adriel Gurto.

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Born: March 19, 1958
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Diane Haller-Rhodes State College posted on 7/1/20

Nadine: Sorry to hear of your loss. May you find comfort in the love that surrounds you. With caring thoughts, Diane Haller


Lisa & Dan Anderson posted on 7/1/20

May God comfort you during this most difficult time my friend! Always remember his craziness and how he made you smile and how it warmed your heart!! Rest in peace dear friend Frank....you will be missed!


Maureen O’Connor posted on 6/30/20

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Maureen O’Connor posted on 6/30/20

Frank may you rest in eternal peace 🙏🌹


Joe Gurto posted on 6/29/20

Deepest condolences Nadine and family. Rest in Peace Frankie. Joe and Frances Gurto and Family.


Sharen posted on 6/29/20

So sorry for your loss! Your family is in my prayers.


Sara Klopfenstein posted on 6/29/20

So sorry, Nadine. Prayers for you & Franks family


Nicole posted on 6/29/20

Nadine: You and Frank were the embodiment of a loving couple. I’m so glad I got to meet and know him. Love you more than you know.


Kim posted on 6/29/20

I will miss my brother and his crazy hats. But I will continue on for him


Diann Seech posted on 6/29/20

Frank always seemed to make you happy. Remember those times and he will always be with you. May God send His Angels to comfort you. To be there when you need lifted up. My heart is with you. Love you dear friend.


ann posted on 6/29/20

...love you Nadine. Lifting all up.