Ronald Guess

JAMESTOWN — Ronald P. Guess, 56, of Jamestown, passed away Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at his residence. He was born March 23, 1958, in Xenia, Ohio, the son of Mark P. and Connie J. Milburn Guess. He was a member of St. Brigid Church, a 1976 graduate of Greeneview High School, and attended the Wooster Branch of The Ohio State University. He was a former member of the Eager Beavers 4-H Club and participated in The Ohio State University LEAD Class. He was a lifelong Greene County farmer and worked with his family on Groco Family Farms. He started "Ron's Pride", a large vegetable growing operation, and was an innovator of vegetable harvest equipment. He is survived by his wife, Tammy (Adrian) Guess, his parents, Mark and Connie Guess, Jamestown, mother-in-law, June Potter, Xenia, father-in-law, Ralph Adrian, Xenia, two sons and daughters-in-law, Brent (Laura) Guess, and Philip (Kristen) Guess, three grandchildren, Cooper Guess, Kenley Guess, and Tucker Guess, all of Jamestown, two step-daughters, Amber Dillon, Maryland, and Haley Dillon, Jamestown, three sisters and brothers-in-law, Catherine (Rock) Persinger, Jamestown, Martha (Mark) Rector, Jamestown, and Teresa (Steve) Moore, Lees Creek, by several nieces and nephews, and by many close friends. Ron will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him. Services will be held at 10am, Saturday, April 12, at Neeld Funeral Home, 1276 N. Detroit St., Xenia, with Rev. John Krumm officiating. Visitation will be held from 5-8pm Friday, at the funeral home. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery, Bowersville. Contributions may be made to the VITAS Hospice, 3055 Kettering Blvd, Suite 320, Dayton, OH, 45439, in his memory. Condolences may be made to the family at

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1276 North Detroit Street Xenia, OH 45385
Published in Xenia Daily Gazette from Apr. 10 to Apr. 11, 2014