Mr. Gutridge, 79, of New Albany, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018, at Mt. Carmel St Ann’s Hospital. He was born December 6, 1938, in Brownsville
, a son of the late Wilmer and Margaret June (Ridenour) Gutridge. Mr. Gutridge retired from the CSX (B&O) Railroad after 41 years’ service. In his retirement he worked at the Doran’s Farm Market in New Albany, operated by his daughter Michele and her husband Jim.
Surviving are his daughters, Michele (James) Doran, Melissa (Brad) Jester, Melinda (Shawn) Hazlett; his grandchildren, Megan and Renee Doran, Tyler and Trent Jester , Zack and Ben Hazlett; his sisters and brother, Patricia Houston, Karl “Dan” Gutridge, Sheila (Bill) Carter and many nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Licking Valley Athletic Boosters, 1379 Licking Valley Road, Newark, Ohio 43055 or the Autism Society of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 272, Worthington, Ohio 43085.