FAIRPORT – Passed on January 8, 2018 at age 83. Predeceased by parents, John & Mable Guffner and brother John Guffner. Survived by wife of 55 years, Sharon (Gourlay); children Melissa Guffner-O’Bara (Gino Vaccaro) and Holly (Tom) McAllister; grandchildren Kaitlin & Konnor O’Bara, Bobby & Zachary Whitehead; great-grandson Roland; loving friend Elizabeth Saunders; faithful canine companion Bentley; also several other family members.
Gordon was a passionate educator & a well-loved professor of engineering at Buffalo State College. He also taught abroad in Malaysia. He was a kind, gentle, funny, selfless man who enjoyed woodworking, photography & traveling.
Calling hours Tues 2-4pm at Richard H. Keenan Funeral Home, Inc. 7501 Pittsford-Palmyra Rd. (Egypt location), Fairport. A celebration of his life will be held Wed. 12 noon at St. John of Rochester Church, Fairport. Entombment Ascension Garden Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to Alzheimer’s Association.