Guido Guy

Guido, Guy born Guido Gfroereis passed away on May 18, 2011 at 2:15 AM at the age of 104. Born in Tubingen Germany on Sept 20, 1906 Guy came to Canada in 1928 and lived his entire life in various towns in the Okanagan and the Kooteneys. Sadly predeceased by his loving wife Isabelle (nee Dumont) and his eldest daughter Rose Marie Haight, Guy is survived by nine children Mark (Carmen) of Castlegar, Mike (Judy) of Cranbrook, Barb Guido of Victoria, Joan Guido of Vancouver, Isabelle (Dave) Price of Acme AB, Ken (Judy) of Oyama, Robert (Ev) of Victoria, Elizabeth (Doug) Jackson of Salmon Arm, Jim (Dawn) of Castlegar; 27 grandchildren and 23 great grandchildren. Guy was a remarkable man who will be lovingly remembered by family, relatives and friends. The family wishes to express their gratitude Castleview Care Center and the caring staff who assisted Guy through the last months of his life. A memorial service and mass was held on May 24, 2011 at St Rita’s Parish Church in Castlegar with Father Harry Clarke officiating. Donations may be made to the Rotary International “End Polio Now” campaign.


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