Stella Frances Giusto

December 10, 1934 – December 10, 2016
Stella Frances Giusto, 82, passed away after a short battle with nasopharynx cancer on December 29, 2016. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family. Stella was born in San Francisco on December 10, 1934.

Stella leaves behind her husband of 63 years, Fred Giusto, and daughters Arlene Moore, Lori (Russ) Capote, Kathie Spruitenburg, Melissa (Robert) Snow and daughter-in-law Min-jung Giusto. Her grandchildren are Tre, Jennifer, Daniel and Stephanie Ingram, Jennifer and Joseph Capote, Mina and Michael Giusto, Katie Snow and Ashley Moore. Great-grandchildren include Shaina, Isaac and Savannah Ingram, Brenten, Capri, Callan and Crew Capote. She was preceded in death by her mother, Palma Zito, and her son, Tony Giusto.

She enjoyed spending time with the “Red Hat” ladies, L’Chaylm and senior clubs. She took great pleasure in sewing, quilting and crocheting. Most of all, she treasured spending time with her family.

Services was held at 10 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 4 at St. Christopher’s Catholic Church in Galt, with committal to follow at 2:45 pm., at Holy Cross Cemetery in Colma Calif. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or St. Jude Hospital.


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