John Francis Giusto
Sandy resident John Giusto died on Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at the age of 73.
John Francis Giusto was born in Portland, Oregon
and grew up in Gresham, Oregon with parents Frank
and Marion Giusto along with younger siblings Mike,
Steve, Dennis, Kenny and Tina (Hovey). John graduated from Central Catholic High School in 1964 and spent six years enlisted in the Army Reserves.
In 1968 John married Sally Rhodes and they
eventually made their home in Boring, Oregon where
they raised their children Troy and Robin.
After retiring from the Giusto brother's family
owned and operated Arrow Sanitary Service/Oregon
Paper Fiber, John and Sally enjoyed time away at the
coast with family and friends riding ATV's on the
dunes. He cherished his '56 Chevy Bel Air and loved
to watch videos and hear all about his grandkid's
sporting events and horse shows. John was a gentle
giant loved by all and often referred to as "Big John".
Survived by his wife Sally Giusto of Sandy, son
Troy (Shelley) Giusto of Boring and daughter Robin
(Todd) Anderson of Sandy. He is also survived by
four grandchildren, Taylor, Kambree, Kolben and
Jennifer. He is also survived by his brothers, sister,
brother in law, sisters in law and to many to count
nieces and nephews that make up the Giusto family.
John is preceded in death by his brother Kenny
Due to COVID and the risk of gathering, there is
no service planned at this time. The family requests in
lieu of flowers, those who wish to express sympathy
to consider making a donation to their favorite
charity in John Giusto's name. Sandy Funeral Home
is handling arrangements.