In Rememberance of Maurice H. Guthrie

Maurice H. Guthrie

Maurice H. Guthrie

Jefferson Township, PA October 13, 1931 ~ October 30, 2011 Date of Service: November 3, 2011


Maurice H. Guthrie, Jefferson Twp., died Sunday morning in Moses Taylor Hospital. His wife is the former Carol Martarano.

Born in Florida, son of the late James and Grace Fulford Guthrie, he was a veteran of the Air Force serving during the Korean War. While living in Florida, he was part of the family business, Captain Jim's Fish House. A loving father and husband, Maurice would do anything for anyone. He loved spending time outdoors, gardening and his dogs. He was a member of St. Eulalia's Church in Elmhurst.

Also surviving are a daughter, Lisa Guthrie and husband, Eric Deabill, Moosic; a sister, Geraldine Cross, Tombstone, Ariz.; a brother, James Guthrie and wife, Betty, Cortez, Fla.; a brother-in-law, Louis Martarano and wife, Jo Ann, Dickson City; many nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by an infant son; a sister, Barbara Holmes; an adopted brother, Ralph Scalzo; and a brother-in-law, Robert Cross.

The funeral will be Wednesday from the Carlucci-Golden-DeSantis Funeral Home, 318 E. Drinker St., Dunmore, with a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. in St. Eulalia's Church by Monsignor John W. Jordan. Interment, Fairview Memorial Park, Elmhurst. Friends may call Tuesday, 6 to 8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society , 712 S. Keyser Ave., Taylor, PA 18517.

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Beckie Street
Posts: 50
Re: In Rememberance of Maurice H. Guthrie
Reply #1 on : Mon December 19, 2011, 15:51:55
Maurice was my uncle on my Mother's side when we were little and we absolutely adored him. Have thought of him often over the years. I am saddened by his death. My Mother died on November 4th and that is how I saw about Maurice on the Cortez Blog. My condolences to you all.