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Jesse J. Guffey Sr., 74, of 3740 Pleasant Grove Road, Mifflinburg for the past 29 years, entered into rest at 1:09 p.m. Friday, July 28, 2017, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.
He was born June 10, 1943, in Northumberland, a son of the late Luther Guffey and Myrtle Rauch. On Sept. 28, 1963, in Mifflinburg, he married the former Joyce M. Chappell who survives.

Jesse served in the Army from 1960 until his honorable discharge in 1963.
He was employed as a welder at New Columbia Joist, New Columbia, for 38 years.

Surviving in addition to his wife of 53 years, are two sons and daughters-in-law, Jess and Betsy Guffey, of Mifflinburg, and Shane A. and Andrea Guffey, of South Williamsport; six grandchildren, Heather, Heidi, Jesse III, Bethany, Samantha, and Alex; eight great-grandchildren; three brothers; and four sisters.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Adrenia D. Guffey.

Funeral services will be conducted privately at the convenience of the family.

Funeral arrangements are by Roupp Funeral Home Inc., 8594 Old Turnpike Road, Mifflinburg.
Leave your condolences online at www.rouppfuneralhome.com.
Published on July 29, 2017
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