Frederick W. "Fred" Guffy, Jr., 80, of Nokomis, formerly of Sioux City, passed away Monday, January 2, 2023, at Prairie Rose Health Care Center in Pana, IL with his wife, Mary Kay, by his side.
A graveside service will be 11:00 am Saturday, January 14, 2023, at Logan Park Cemetery in Sioux City. Christy-Smith Funeral Homes, Morningside Chapel, is assisting the family with arrangements. Online condolences may be expressed to the family at
Fred was born December 28, 1942, in Aberdeen, South Dakota to Frederick and Ethel (Marsh) and they preceded him in death. After High School graduation, he went to work as a coal miner. He had a passion for motorcycles and rode all over the United States with his wife, Mary Kay. Bird and duck hunting were another of his favorite pastimes along with fishing and bowling.
Fred is survived by his wife, Mary Kay; mother-in-law, Mary K. Watson of Nokomis; sons, Troy W. (Angela) Guffy of Tucson, Arizona and Todd C. Guffy of Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania; stepsons, John K. (Autumn) Lamb of Billings, Montana and Scott (Kim) Lamb of Sheridan, Wyoming; grandchildren, Averi Guffy, Zane Guffy; step-grandchildren, Karsyn Lamb, Hadyn Lamb, Gunnar Lamb, Ashley Jo Lamb, Zach Lamb and Mackenzie Kay Lamb.