Dr. Milton Roy Guthrie, of Baldwin, NY, died at home on October 15, 2021, at the age of 84. He was born in St. Elizabeth, Jamaica, West Indies. He is predeceased by his parents Cecil Phang and Princess Guthrie Turner; his siblings, Patrick Phang, Hermine McFarlane and Yvonne Brown; and his daughter, Hope Princess Guthrie. He was married to the love of his life, Joyce Carol Guthrie, for 58 years. He is survived by his wife Joyce, and his four children Eric (Ana) Guthrie, Esq., of Maryland; Tracey (Kate) Guthrie, MD, of Rhode Island; Keith Guthrie of New York; Kevin Guthrie of Florida; and his grandson, Kevin Peter Guthrie Jr., as well as numerous siblings, cousins, nephews and nieces.
He received his Bachelor’s degree from Andrews University (previously Emmanuel Missionary College) and went on to graduate from Howard University College of Dentistry, with his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). He was a longtime general dentist in Baldwin, NY, faithfully providing dental services to the Long Island community.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, October 21, 2021, from 6 PM - 9 PM at Hartnett Funeral Home, 561 Jerusalem Avenue, Uniondale, NY 11553.
Funeral Services will be held on Friday, October 22, 2021, from 9 AM - 10:30 AM at Hempstead Seventh Day Adventist Church, 265 Belmont Parkway, Hempstead, NY 11550.
Burial will be held immediately after services, at 11 AM at Greenfield Cemetery, 650 Nassau Rd., Hempstead, NY 11553
In lieu of flowers, online donations can be made at https://giving.howard.edu/givenow; honoree “Dr. Milton Guthrie” and designation “Other – College of Dentistry”. Checks can be mailed to “Howard University, P.O. Box 417853, Boston, M.A. 02241-7853”. Include in memo line “In Honor of Dr. Milton Guthrie, College of Dentistry”
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