American Patriotic 10

James Francis Guitar

November 15, 1945 ~ September 13, 2022 (age 76) 76 Years Old


            James Francis Guitar, 76, of Anoka died unexpectedly on Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at his home.

            He was born November 15, 1945 in Duluth, Minnesota to Leo and Clella (Blakenship) Guitar.

            James was preceded in death by his mother Clella Maheu, brother-in-law Dennis Pelz, nephews Stephen and Curtis Chromulak. 

            James is survived by his sisters Teddi (Warren) Gieseke of Cambridge, Marilyn Pelz of Isanti, former wife Thu T. Guitar, daughter Cat Minh, sons Phuoc, Son and Thuan Thai, niece Tanya VanReese, great nephews Jacob and Jeffrey VanReese and Nate Chromulak, great nieces JoBeth VanReese and Sarah Loveland, and many other family and friends.


Memorial service will be held at Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home in Cambridge on Saturday, October 1, 2022 at 12PM.  Visitation one hour prior to the service.  Interment will be in Fort Snelling National Cemetery at a later date.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of James Francis Guitar, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know James Francis Guitar?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor James's memory.


October 1, 2022

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home
311 Ashland St S
Cambridge, MN 55008

Memorial Service
October 1, 2022

12:00 PM
Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home
311 Ashland St S
Cambridge, MN 55008


© 2023 Carlson-Lillemoen Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility