Remembering William Guptill

William Guptill

A co-founder of the West Covina, Calif.-based firm Parke Guptill & Company, William Guptill passed away on June 4 at the age of 89, according to an obituary in the Claremont Courier.

Guptill and college classmate Ralph Parke founded the firm in 1964, specializing in accounting work for auto dealerships. Guptill served as MP at Parke Guptill & Company for 11 years until his retirement in 1989, and the firm was eventually acquired by Charlotte, N.C.-based IPA 100 firm Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP in 2016.