Carolyn Guy-Riley, 83, of Parkville, Mo passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 with her loving daughter, Michele and granddaughter, Brooke at her bedside. Carolyn was born February 9, 1937 to Woodrow and Virginia (Consbrock) Thrasher in Ft. Madison, Iowa.
Carolyn will be remembered for having a green thumb and a beautiful flower garden. She enjoyed puzzles; especially jig-saw and crossword puzzles. Carolyn always made time to have her week-long get-a-way with her daughter and friends to Branson, Mo every year. She loved her pet cats, but her love for family always came first.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her first husband, Frank Dennis “Denny” Guy in 1991. She later married Arthur Riley, he preceded her in death in 2016. Both parents and a younger brother, Dave Thrasher also preceded her in death. She is survived by her three children: Michele Stillwell (Jim); Mike Guy (Donna); and Chris Guy (Susan); two stepchildren Chris Riley (Megan) and Karen Riley-Cummings (Ray); 13 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Guy-Riley will lie-in-state and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on Monday, April 27, 2020 at the Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville, Mo
Due to Covid-19 restrictions, no more than 10 people will be allowed in the facility at a time. A Committal Service at Leavenworth National Cemetery will be held at a later date where she will rest with her first husband, Denny Guy. Social distancing and Covid-19 restrictions are requested. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Wayside Waifs. Memories of Carolyn and condolences may be shared at Meyersfuneralchapel.com.