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Burdette McGuire

Friday, January 28, 2005

Sept. 22, 1907-Jan. 27, 2005

Burdette McGuire, 97, died Thursday (Jan. 27, 2005) at Hillcrest Nursing Home of McCook.

He was born Sept. 22, 1907, to Walter J. and Katherine (Reiners) McGuire in Red Willow County. He grew up the Marion community and he attended Marion High School. He farmed on the family farm.

On April 2, 1930, he married Ruth Margaret Alshouse in McCook. The couple farmed in Marion. They retired in moved to McCook in 1978.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth, Jan. 14, 1996; his parents; and one brother, Carl McGuire.

Survivors include his daughter, Diane Brocky and husband, Stephen of Omaha; one brother, Kenneth McGuire and wife, Jean of McCook; sister-in-law, Bernice McGuire of McCook; and five grandchildren.

Mass of Christian burial is Saturday, 10 a.m., at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in McCook. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery.

Rosary is Friday, 7 p.m., at Herrmann Memorial Chapel in McCook.

Memorials may be given in his name and friends may call at Herrmann Funeral Home in McCook.

Herrmann Funeral Home of McCook is in charge of the arrangements.