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  • "My sympathy to my extended Guiff family. My grandmother was..."
    - Cheryl Bobay Bailey
  • "So sorry for your loss. Jim and my grandmother, Rosa Guiff..."
  • "Jim always had a story. He loved to talk about his family..."
    - Cheryl Guiff
  • "Gerald, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your..."
    - Peggy O'Neal-Funk
  • "Jim shared many stories of his life and my family's..."
    - Jeff Schenher
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JAMES L. GUIFF, 101, of Eel River Township, died on Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, 4:22 a.m., at his home with his family by his side. He graduated from Churu busco High School in 1928 and lived his dream of farming all of his life. Surviving is his son, Gerald "Jerry" (Marsha) Guiff; 10 grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Belle; and second wife, Irene. He is also preceded in death by his daughters, Audrey Valjack and Gladys Wakeman; and infants, Harry Guiff and Linda Guiff. Service is 1 p.m. Sunday at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, with calling after 10 a.m. Grandson and caregiver Chad Brenneke officiating. Burial in Riverview Cemetery, Allen County. In lieu of flowers, memorials to Parkview Home Health & Hospice, with a special thank you for the care and compassion that they showed to Jim. Online condolences at www.sheetsandchilds.net

Published in Fort Wayne Newspapers on Jan. 12, 2013