Garfield Mckinley Guthrie

January 27, 1939May 9, 2019

Garfield (Garry) Guthrie,80, passed away suddenly in his home on May 9, 2019 in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Burial and Service will be held at Fairview Cemetery Halifax Nova Scotia.

Garry was born in Carlton, Ontario to Mary and Ebert Guthrie on January 27, 1939. He married Giselle Dufour on July 1, 1967. He served many years in the Navy and Air Force. Garry loved to spend time with his family and friends. He was an avid Dart enthusiast and golf player.

Garry is survived by children, Gail & Bruce Hebblethwaite and Gwen & John McGrayne, brothers, Earl and William Guthrie, Grandchildren, Christopher Guthrie & Jaclyn King, Samantha Guthrie, Garry Guthrie, Alexander Guthrie and Brittney Guthrie, Great Grandchildren, Julia and Emma Guthrie. Garry will also be forever remembered by his extremely extended family and dear friends and a special thanks to the friendly staff at Peggy's Cove who always treated him like family.

The family of Garry wishes to extend our sincere thanks to the many care organizations that helped make his life better. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Society.


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Garfield Mckinley Guthrie

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Barb Nicholls

May 13, 2019

Dear Gail and Gwen:
It is with great sadness that I am thinking of you girls at this time. Oh the memories!!!! We were all so close at the high-rise. I miss those times. May your memories help you heal.

Marc and Annette Goudie

May 13, 2019

You will forever be in our hearts and thoughts! Great memories when we met at the high rise in Trenton! We quickly became Friends, and a big part of our family! Love you my friend! Rest in peace!

Marc& Annette. Xx