|Birth: ||Jul. 12, 1914|
Rock Island County
|Death: ||Feb. 25, 2002|
DAVENPORT -- Mass of the Resurrection for John P. Guild, Davenport, will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Davenport. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery, Davenport. Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Halligan-McCabe-DeVries Funeral Home, Davenport, with a prayer service offered at 6:30 p.m. John Parker Guild was born July 12, 1914, in Rock Island, to Jonathon and Bernice (McCarthy) Guild. He graduated from St. Ambrose Academy, attended St. Ambrose University and was a graduate of the University of Illinois, Champaign, in ceramic engineering. He was co-founder, along with this brother, Jim, of the former Iowa-Illinois Concrete Products Corp., serving as president until retiring in 1981 after 34 years with the company. He married Marjorie A. Littig, the mother of his five children, in 1936 in Champaign. He married Agnes C. McCarthy in 1972. He was a long-time member of the Rock Island Golf Club and was the oldest member of Crow Valley Golf Club. He enjoyed playing golf and cards and was an avid traveler. Memorials may be made to St. Anthony's Care and Share. Survivors include his wife, Agnes; daughters, Lucia (Mrs. Donald L.) Otto, Rocky River, Ohio, Laurie A. Burdick, Bettendorf, and Catherine (Mrs. Robert G.) Schlichting, Davenport; a son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Jane Guild, Bettendorf; a stepdaughter, Ann McCarthy Weber, Bettendorf; a stepson and daughter-in-law, Frank P. and Ann McCarthy, Bettendorf; 14 grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a brother, James Justin "Judd" Guild, Rock Island. He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, John A. "Tony" Guild, in 1996.
Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery
Created by: Karen Wood
Record added: Sep 29, 2011
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