Marion D. Guest

December 28, 1922 - January 23, 2020 West Chester, PA | Age 97 Beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Aunt and Friend

Marion D. Guest, age 97, passed away peacefully on Thursday, January 23, 2020 at Pocopson Home in West Chester, PA.

Born December 28, 1922 in Coatesville, PA, Marion was the daughter of the late James Davidson and the late Beulah Nunemaker Davidson.

Marion was a devout Christian and a very active member of the First Baptist Church in Kennett Square. In fact, Marion was the oldest living member of the congregation prior to her passing. Marion was heavily involved in church activities and kept her faith close to her heart.

Marion enjoyed counted cross-stitch and was always creating something to give to family and friends. She was social and spirited and liked to play games. Whether it was a board game or a card game, Marion liked to laugh and enjoy the company of her friends.

Marion was a great mother, a cherished grandmother, a loving great grandmother and a beloved aunt to many nieces and nephews. She will truly be missed by all who knew her.

Marion is survived by 2 sons, Steven Guest and his wife, Stella; and Jeff Guest, Sr. and his wife, Connie; 4 grandchildren, Beth and her husband, Mark; Jeff, Jr. and his wife, Ashleigh; Brian and his wife, Meagan; and David and his fiancé, Hailey; 6 great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

Marion was predeceased by her husband, Herbert W. Guest; 4 brothers, Paul “Lem” Davidson, James Davidson, John “Jack” Davidson and Leonard “Steve” Davidson; as well as 3 sisters, Mitzi Cooper, Geraldine McLaughlin and Mary O’Fiesh.

You are invited to visit with Marion’s family and friends on Thursday, February 6, 2020 from 9:00AM to 10:30AM at Kuzo Funeral Home, 250 W. State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348. Marion’s service will begin at 10:30AM at Kuzo Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Union Hill Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations in Marion’s memory be made to Pocopson Home Caregivers, Attn: Accounting, 1695 Lenape Road, West Chester, PA 19382 or to Friends Home in Kennett, 147 W. State Street, Kennett Square, PA 19348.

Arrangements by Kuzo Funeral Home of Kennett Square, PA.

Memorial Donations

Pocopson Home Caregivers

Pocopson Home Caregivers
Attn: Accounting
1695 Lenape Road
West Chester, PA 19382

Friends Home in Kennett

Friends Home in Kennett
147 W. State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348



February 6, 2020 9:00AM to 10:30AM Kuzo Funeral Home
250 W. State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348

Funeral Service

February 6, 2020 10:30AM Kuzo Funeral Home
250 W. State Street
Kennett Square, PA 19348


February 6, 2020 Following Services at Kuzo Union Hill Cemetery
Kennett Square, PA 19348


  1. Steve and Jeff, sorry to hear of your moms passing. Thursday mornings are tough for me to exit work or come In late, will always remember “Marion”
    as being cheerful . I guess Herb,Fred,
    Marion and Jo can connect now at Heavens First Baptist Church

    Mark Osborne | February 9, 2020 at 12:37 PM
  2. Steve, Jeff & Families,
    Our family could not have had better neighbors on Park Avenue. Marion was a wonderful friend to our family. She will certainly be missed. We know she is reunited with her beloved Herb. Keeping all of you in our thoughts & prayers.

    The Cox Girls.

    Pam Brittingham | February 6, 2020 at 7:56 PM
  3. Dear Guest family, We are very sorry for your loss. We rejoice that your mom’s in heaven with Jesus (and your dad). She was a Godly woman whose heart reflected God’s own heart in loving and serving Him and others. We have so many fond memories of her. She will be missed. You are in our thoughts & prayers. Jan, Joe & John Hunter

    Jan Hunter Codichini | February 5, 2020 at 8:34 AM
  4. Steve, Jeff and family; Franca and I are sorry for your loss. I have many nice memories of your mom growing up on Park Avenue. May she rest in peace.

    Steve Little

    J Stephen Little | February 4, 2020 at 11:52 PM
  5. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. i’m so happy to have known her. She was such a wonderful woman. God bless

    Laura Kasal | February 1, 2020 at 9:59 AM
  6. Herb, Steve and families,

    Our most sincere sympathies to you all. May the great memories outweigh the grief.
    Please know that we are thinking of you all at this time.

    Joe & Susan Donohoe

    Joe Donohoe | January 31, 2020 at 4:05 PM
  7. It was a pleasure to know Marion and her family. I was her neighbor on Marshall St and also knew her as a member of the Baptist Church. She always had a smile and enjoyed life so much. You were blessed to have Herb and and her for parents. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    ARLENE SCHOCK | January 31, 2020 at 10:19 AM
  8. Steve and Stella our heart goes out to you both during this time of sorrow, So sorry for your loss, May God give you peace during this difficult time and my she R I P.

    Ana and Martin

    ANA FELICIANO | January 31, 2020 at 10:01 AM
  9. Sending my heartfelt condolences to Steve, Jeff and our families. Aunt Marion was the glue of the Davidson Family and has left an memorable impression on all of us. She was always the center of all of the many family reunions as well as the Rehobeth Summers. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. She will forever be with me in the wonderful memories and lessons she left to cherish. Much love to all of you……..

    Kris McLaughlin | January 31, 2020 at 9:21 AM
  10. Steve, Herb and Beth
    So sorry to hear about your mother. May you be comforted by the memories of her.

    Willie and Gale Lattanzio

    Willie Lattanzio | January 31, 2020 at 9:01 AM

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