Geraldine Guthrie

Obituary of Geraldine S. Guthrie

Geraldine S. Guthrie, born April 25, 1921 passed away peacefully in her sleep on February 9, 2021 just shy of her 100th Birthday.

 

She was the daughter of the late Anthony and Sophia Spatziani and a longtime resident of Pottstown, Pa. and Southern Berks County, Pa before relocating to Florida in early 1994.

 

Geraldine was predeceased by her husband Paul Guthrie who passed away in 2013 after 66 years together and is survived by her three Children, Anthony (Shirley), William (Paula) and Amy (Larry), four grand- children and 10 great grand -children, residing throughout the United States. She is also survived by her beloved sister Gloria and her Nieces, Nephews and Cousins.

 

Geraldine was a gifted Musican who sang professionally throughout her life and spent many years as a teacher of Piano and Voice to many students throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania.

 

Geraldine was a Devout Catholic and hard core Democrat who enjoyed the political debate with her friends and family. She enjoyed Family and Friends and living an active life up until her last month of life.

 

The family would like to extend a special thanks to the Forum of Deerfield Beach, FL where she has resided for the past 8 years, especially to the staff of the Forum who served her so well.  A very special thanks to all of her Forum friends with whom she enjoyed dinners, bridge games and socialization and making the most of life together.

 

A Funeral Mass will take place on Friday, June 4, 2021, at 11:00 a.m. at Saint Aloysius Church, 223 Beech St., Pottstown, PA 19464. Inurnment will follow at Saint Aloysius New Cemetery, 800 Block of Buchert Rd., Pottstown, PA 19464.

 

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Geraldine’s memory to: Saint Aloysius Church, 223 Beech St., Pottstown, PA 19464.