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Charles W. "CW" Guy, 78, Kokomo, entered into the gates of Heaven on Feb. 23, 2018, to be with his wife Gloria, and reunite with his fallen brothers from the Marines Corps.
CW was born on June 3, 1939, in Claiborne, Tennessee to Walter Charles and Flora V. (White) Guy. He married Gloria J. Lane on Dec. 5, 1968, in a ceremony held in Kokomo. They had shared 49 years together before her passing on May 5, 2017.
CW was a graduate of Hayworth High School and a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a member of United Auto Workers Local 292 and attended Bethel Tabernacle Church in Kokomo. CW retired from Delco Electronics in 1992 after 30 years with the company.
In his spare time, CW enjoyed studying history, landscaping and spending time outdoors. His most enjoyable moments were those spent with his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Survivors include his daughter, Jennifer Guy of Kokomo; his son, Chris (Lisa) Guy of Kokomo; along with his grandchildren, Jarred Evans, Dustin Evans, Alex Guy, Jacob Guy, Elizabeth Guy, Quinn Schlabach, Brooke (John) Radtke and Brittany Guy. Other survivors are his great-grandchildren, Amslee Grace Marley, Jocelyn Radtke and Allyssa Radtke. Also surviving are his siblings, Arzetta Moyer, Ora McClay, Jeannie Hancock, Ruth Barnes and Delana Smith.
CW was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Gloria; his son, Brad Guy; three brothers and three sisters.
Visitation is scheduled for Tuesday Feb. 27, 2018, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Bethel Tabernacle Church located at 661 W. 400 South, Kokomo. Funeral services will follow visitation beginning at 1 p.m. Interment will follow at Sunset Memory Garden in Kokomo. Pastor Steven Branstutter will be officiating.
Please visit porterfh.com to leave an online condolence or share a private message with the family.
Published on February 25, 2018
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