The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 3, 2013

Eileen Callahan Guthrie

Published 1-4-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — The mass of Christian burial for Eileen E. Callahan Guthrie, 75 year-old Enid resident, will be Friday, January 4, 2012 at noon in St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church. The Rev. Rajesh Mankenna will officiate. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery under the direction of Henninger-Hinson Funeral Home.

Eileen was born Jan. 13, 1937, in Enid to Emmett and Helen (McCreedy) Callahan and died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013, at her home. She attended St. Joseph’s Catholic Schools and graduated from Memorial High School.

She then attended Enid Business College. On Feb. 8, 1960, she married Paul Guthrie in St. Francis Catholic Church. She worked at Vance Air Force Base with Northrop as a purchasing agent and in supplies for 31 years, retiring in 2001. She enjoyed working in her garden, game shows and working word puzzles.

She is survived by three children, Linda Wipf and husband, Pete, Neil Guthrie and wife, Mindy, and Brian Guthrie; four grandchildren, Natasha Gregory and significant other, Bill White, Isaac Wipf and wife, Macey, and Jake Wipf, and Clayton Guthrie; one great-granddaughter, Leah Marie; one sister, Mary Margaret Klem, and her close friend, Debra Eden.

She was preceded by her husband Paul in 2009, daughter, Carol Gregory in 2012, and one sister, Jean Johnson.


(Submitted by family)