Mr. John “Johnny” Guadian passed away unexpectedly in his home on October 18, 2023 in
San Diego, Ca. at the age of 62.
Johnny is survived by his daughter Leticia Amor,his brothers Robert and Daniel Guadian of
San Diego, Ca. and Michael Perdue of St. Louis Missouri, and his sisters Betty Gunsten of
Casa Grande, Az. and Norma Mende of Wenatchee, Wa. He is preceded in death by his
mother Margarite Procella, his brother Gilbert Guadian, his nephews Eric and Nicholas
Guadian and his niece Marissa Guadian.
Johnny was born on April 4th, 1961 in Phoenix, Az. to Margarite Procella and Felipe
Porralez. He resided in Casa Grande, Az. for most of his childhood.In 1998, he moved to San
Diego, Ca. John began working for Walmart as a shelf stocker. He then worked his way up to
Inventory Manager for 25 years till he retired.
His family remembers him as a kind, patient and loving person who encouraged them to
pursue their goals and to appreciate life.
Johnny was passionate about politics, cooking and music and often indulged in voting for
the next president, cooking on the grill or kitchen and listening to anything from Pepe
Aguilar, Rocio Duran, Journey or George Strait. He was a dedicated individual who loved the
Raiders and who was skilled at target shooting. He was an active member of the NRA.
The funeral is scheduled for November 3rd, 2023 at J Warren Chapel, with burial to follow at
J Warren Cemetery. Visiting hours will be at J Warren Chapel at 9:00am Friday, November
3rd, 2023. J Warren Clergy will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and
celebrate Johnny’s life.
The family would like to thank the staff at Paradise Valley Hospital for their efforts, care and