James "Jim" V. Guth

James “Jim” V. Guth

The Dalles, Oregon

August 9, 1935 - June 20, 2016

James V. “Jim” Guth, 80, a resident of The Dalles, Ore., died Monday, June 20, 2016.

Jim was born August 9, 1935 in Shawano, Wisc., to Eric and Agnes (Frank) Guth. He was raised on a dairy farm in Gillett, Wisc., and then attended Hylandale Adventist Academy.

On July 7, 1957 he and Dottie Hayes were married. They came to The Dalles, Ore., in 1959 where Jim worked at aluminum plants for thirty-one years. Jim was a member of the Seventh-Day Adventist Church, he enjoyed camping, reading westerns and then travelling to where they took place.

Jim was preceded in death by his daughter Cynthia Guth-Parle, brother Ron and sister Deborah.
He is survived by his wife Dottie, sister Beverly Hathaway and her husband Richard, and sister-in-law Rulene Peterson. Numerous nieces and nephews also survive.

Services will be held on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at 2 p.m. at Spencer, Libby and Powell Funeral Home.
Private interment will be at the I.O.O.F. 18th Street Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Seventh-Day Adventist Food Bank or a charity of choice.


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