Guy John Riccio
Guy John Riccio
  • October 9, 1920 - May 26, 2017
  • Annapolis, Maryland

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Guy J. Riccio died on May 26, 2017 in Annapolis, MD at the age of 96. He is survived by his wife, Susan; step children Henry Greinke and Nancy Peterson; sister Pauline Prostowich and brother Rudy Riccio; as well as numerous nieces and nephews. Guy served in the U.S. Navy for 4 years as an intelligence officer during WW II and retired from the active reserves as a LCDR in 1963. He was a professor at the U.S. Naval

Academy from 1946 to 1978 where he taught Portuguese, Spanish and Italian. Guy was an avid runner with the Annapolis Striders for many years, competing in many local races and receiving a lifetime Running Achievement Award in 2003. He loved to travel both in the U.S. and abroad. He was much loved by everyone with whom he came in contact and his ready smile will be sorely missed.

The family will receive friends at the John M. Taylor Funeral Home, 147 Duke of Gloucester Street Annapolis, MD 21401 on Wednesday from 4 to 6 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in the Funeral Home Chapel at 6 PM. Interment will be held on Thursday at 2:30 PM in Maryland Veteran Cemetery Crownsville.