Leslie Hayden Guthrie

Leslie Hayden Guthrie, 97, of Sarasota (Manatee County), Florida, died
November 19, 2011. He was born in Cortez, Florida and was a lifelong
area resident. He was a commercial fisherman and he served in the
U.S. Navy during World War II. He is survived by his daughter, Diane
L. McAnally of Sarasota and two grandsons, Geffrey and Jason Leach.

Les is predeceased by his parents,William Raymond and Frances (Johnson)
Guthrie of Cortez, two younger brothers , and his Grandparents, Capt James
Edward and Charlotte (Foreman) Guthrie , one of first five families to settle in
Cortez .

The first Guthrie families trace their ancestry to Forfarshire , Scotland,
where the imposing Guthrie Castle stands today. The first four brothers
arrived in the Unites States in the late 1700′ s

Visitation is 6 to 8 PM, Friday, December 2, 2011, at Brown & Sons
Funeral Homes & Crematory 26th Street Chapel, 5624 26th Street West,
Bradenton, Florida 34207. Graveside services will be 11:00 AM,
Saturday, December 3, 2011, at Palma Sola Cemetery in Bradenton.
Memorial contributions may be made to TideWell Hospice, Inc., 5955
Rand Blvd., Sarasota, FL 34238. Online condolences may be made at

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