Orville Richard Guffey

(November 7, 1912 - September 20, 1970)


The Lusk Herald
October 1, 1970


Orville Guffey Dies in Utah

Orville Richard Guffey, 57, died Sunday evening, Sept. 20, enroute to a hospital in Ogden, Utah. Funeral services and burial was in Brush, Colo.

He was born Nov. 7, 1912, in Moline, Kan., the son of Milton and Laura Guffey. He and Frances Jeffries were married on December 5, 1944, in eastern Kansas.

They came to Lusk over 15 years ago and he went to work for Niobrara Electric Association where he worked approximately 10 years. He left Lusk about four years ago and has been working as a psychiatric aid at the Wyoming State Hospital.

Survivors include his widow, Frances of Evanston; a brother Floyd of Brush, Colo.; two sisters, Mrs. Violet Eller, Smith Center, Kans.; and Miss Velma Guffey, Arkansas City. Kans.

In early August Mike Werner, a nephew the Guffeys reared for several years, and Mrs. Werner were killed in an auto accident. Mr. Werner had attended the Lusk schools. The couple are buried in Brush, Colo.




Related Genealogy Entries: 'Orville Richard Guffey'

Winnie Marie Germany Valentine (November 24, 1912 - January 17, 1963)


Related Historical Entries: 'Orville Richard Guffey'

No related entries available.






| A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z |


Genealogy Search

Type your search terms into the box below and his 'Search!' to begin searching the genealogy archives.




The Niobrara County Library Foundation, Inc. accepts online donations. Click to contribute via PayPal or credit/debit card.


Peruse our extensive genealogical archives, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
We are currently adding birth record information to the website, with entries sorted alphabetical by first and last name.
This resource provides an alphabetical listing of names, broken down by cemetery, of those buried in area cemeteries. This resource can assist you in locating the exact location of these grave sites.
Genealogy Links

Debbie Sturman, Director
425 South Main Street, P O Box 510
Lusk, WY 82225-0510
Phone: 307-334-3490
© 2014, Niobrara County Library