Obituaries: Susan Guiter

Susan Guiter, 57, of Downing, Missouri and former resident of Bloomfield, Iowa passed away February 27, 2017 at her home. She was born August 29, 1959 in Skagit Valley, Washington to Robert and Idella Joy Baxter Black. She married Reggie Guiter August 26, 1987 in Durango, Colorado. He passed away March 17, 2007. Sue worked for Davis County Schools in the Special Education Department and as a substitute teacher, retiring after 20 years of service. She was a member of VFW Auxiliary #775 and the Bloomfield United Methodist Church.

She is survived by a special friend, Randy Duncan of Downing, Missouri; three sons, Zack Guiter, Mike (Sherri) Guiter both of Bloomfield, Iowa, Eric Duncan of Cottonwood, Arizona; daughter, Nicki (Nathan) Sayre of Downing, Missouri; six grandchildren, Clay and Cami Guiter, Carson, Carmella, and Logan Guiter, Emilee Sayre; brother, Mike Baxter Sr. of Ottumwa, Iowa; and two sisters, Myra (Russ) Ness of Centerville, Iowa, Marilyn (Tim) Ratliff of Bloomfield.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brother, Robert Black Jr.; and sister, Laura Laumeyer.

A graveside celebration of life will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 11, 2017 at the IOOF Cemetery in Bloomfield with Rev. Tim Frasher officiating. Burial of the cremated remains will follow services. No visitation is planned. A memorial has been established to the Bloomfield United Methodist Church Youth Group to assist with mission trips.