Robert E. Guffey, 89, of Clearfield, formerly of Elizabeth, died Thursday, May 18, 2023. Born in Clairton on August 20, 1933, he was the son of the late Robert C. and Grace (Garlitz) Guffey.
Robert worked in the office for a trucking company for many years and later worked for the Elizabeth Forward School District and was a member of Round Hill Presbyterian Church. He had been a member of Stephen Bayard Masonic Lodge No. 526 F&AM and was currently a member of the Curwensville Noble Lodge No. 480 F&AM, and had just recently received his 50 year pin. Robert loved mowing grass and going to his son's camp! He honorably served his country in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his sons, Robert C. (Linda) Guffey of Elizabeth John C. (Valerie) Guffey of Forward Township, Ernest E. (Amy) Guffey of Clearfield, Timothy C. Guffey of Elizabeth and James W. (Stephanie) Guffey of Castle Shannon; grandchildren, Amanda (Randy) Ludwick, Robert (Olivia) Guffey, Jessica Guffey, Christopher Guffey, Joshua Guffey, Emily Guffey, Benjamin Guffey, Franklin Minicucci, John Minicucci and Michael (Haylee) Minicucci; great grandchildren, Adreana, Maverick, Angelo, Aubrie, Jayla, Maria, Jaxson, Stella and Victoria.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn (Opfer) Guffey in 2016.
Friends will be received on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. in the James C. Stump Funeral Home Inc., 580 Circle Drive, Rostraver Township (724-929-7934) www.jamesstumpfuneralhome.com where a Funeral Service will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. with Pastor Sandra E. Fitzgibbons officiating. Interment will follow in Round Hill Cemetery.