William Edward Guess

March 7, 1933May 9, 2018

William Edward Guess, age 85, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at Genesis Hospital. He was born March 7, 1933 in Pageton, West Virginia to the late Nathan Chester and Francis Louise (McGhee) Guess. On May 7, 1955, he married Barbara (Wright) Guess, who survives. He worked as a mechanic at General Electric.

Along with his wife, he is survived by his children, Kathleen “Susie” (Edward) Wheeler of Newcomerstown, David (Debbie) Guess of Strongsville and Carol Lewis of Medina; sisters, Joanne Dooley and Ruby Gauden as well as numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his siblings, Juanita Labroski, Geraldine LaFon, Marcella Eans and Nathan Chester Guess Jr.

Per William’s wishes a cremation will take place. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 1pm at the Given-Dawson-Paisley Funeral Home with Pastor Bill Jones officiating.

An online memorial can be viewed at


  • Memorial Service Saturday, May 19, 2018

William Edward Guess

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Amy Crowder

May 11, 2018

Love you Grandpa