Funeral services for Harry William McGuire, 76, will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, December 14, 2018 at the Saint John the Baptist Episcopal Church in Glendo, Wyoming with The Reverend Kathy Robinson officiating. Interment will be in the Horseshoe Cemetery.
Harry McGuire died Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland, Wyoming.
Harry was born Tuesday, September 15, 1942 in Wheatland, Wyoming the son of James Henry and Marcella Anna (Kernan) McGuire. He was raised and educated in Wheatland.
Harry was married to Sandra Lee (McDannel) Meier on April 2, 2005 in Glendo.
He was a man of many trades; construction, concrete work, and carpentry. Harry enjoyed the outdoors; fishing and hunting, but his true passion and talent was woodworking. Harry had a true love for children of all ages and was always game for a great practical joke. He will be missed by many.
Harry is survived by his wife, Sandy Meier; children, Michele McGuire and Brian (Kristine) McGuire; step children, Jay (Melinda) Meier and Sue (Mike) Conner; siblings, Joe McGuire, Martin McGuire, Gene McGuire, Willie McGuire, Jim McGuire, Charles McGuire, Celia Enniss, and Mary Norred; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father, James, on November 16, 1993; mother, Marcella, on December 9, 2005; and three brothers, Francis McGuire, Mike McGuire, and Eddie McGuire.
Serving as pallbearers will be Kevin Rothchild, Willie McGuire, Mike Conner, George Eppler, Gene McGuire, Scottie VanBuskirk, Jay Meier, and Brian McGuire.
Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Willie Coziahr, John Daly, Frank Seawold, Martin McGuire, Jim McGuire, Charles McGuire, and Ron Lockhart.
A memorial to the Glendo Ambulance and EMS Services, P.O. Box 404, Glendo, Wyoming 82213 would be appreciated by the family.
Harry’s family would like to give special thanks to the Glendo Ambulance and EMS Services, Platte County Memorial Hospital staff, Platte County Legacy Home staff along with Doctors Palmer, Cecil, and Peasley.
The Gorman Funeral Homes – Platte Chapel of Wheatland, Wyoming is in charge of the arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.gormanfh.com