VALPARAISO, IN - John, age 91, passed away on Friday, December 29, 2017 at the VNA Hospice in Valparaiso, IN. Born on April 14, 1926 in Oklahoma City, OK, to the late John T. Sr. and Charlotte (nee Flaherty) McGuire. John was a resident of Valparaiso since 1954, retired consulting electrical mechanical engineer, US Army Veteran, and member of the Veteran's Club at the Pines Village.
Survived by wife, Joanne C. McGuire; children: Linda Pepper, John (Rhonda) McGuire, Jr., Beth McGuire, Patricia McGuire, Kathleen (James) Lyons; grandchildren: Daniel McGuire, Julie Perez, Kevin Nielsen, Erick McGuire, Timothy McGuire, Shane and Jana Machover; seven great-grandchildren.
A Memorial service will be held at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the DYKES FUNERAL HOME, 2305 N. Campbell St., Valparaiso, IN. Chaplain Dean Christianson officiating. Friends may meet with the family from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at the Dykes Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to VNA Hospice or St. Jude's Children's Hospital. Arrangements by Dykes Funeral Home, Inc. (219) 462-3125.