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Obituaries

Obituaries

Michael Thomas "Mick" McGuire 1944 - 2008 Warren, Pa.

Funeral services for Michael Thomas "Mick" McGuire, 64, of Sheffield, will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Donald E. Lewis Funeral Home in Warren with the Rev. Marcus Briggs, chaplain of the Rouse Warren County Home, officiating. Burial will be in Sheffield Cemetery.Mr. McGuire died Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008, after a battle with cancer.He was born July 19, 1944, the son of Richard Francis and Ethelyn Jones McGuire. He graduated from Sheffield High School in 1962. He was a former resident of Lawrence, Kan.Mr. McGuire worked at Sheffield Container for many years and also had worked at Kansas University. He was a past member of the Lions Club of Sheffield, Sheffield United Methodist Church, where he was a former choir member, and a Methodist church in Lawrence. He was an avid fan of the Cleveland Browns and Kansas University basketball and football teams.Survivors include his mother, Ethelyn "Eppie" Jorn; two brothers, Gerald "Gerry" and wife Teresa, Lawrence, and Mark and wife Judy, Sterling, Ill.; a sister, Mary Ann Sobkowski and husband Pat, Warren, Pa.; a niece, Amanda Sobkowski Jensen; six nephews, Michael, Matthew, Travis and Billy McGuire, and Brad and Zack Sobkowski; 10 great-nieces and nephews; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.He was preceded in death by his father; his grandparents, Thomas and Catherine O'Leary McGuire and Lloyd B. and Ella M. Lesser Jones; and several aunts and uncles.Friends may call from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.The family suggests memorials to the Friends of the Rouse, P.O. Box 207, Youngsville, PA 16371 or Hospice of Warren County, 2 Crescent Park, Warren, PA 16365 or Ruth M. Smith Center, 407 S. Main Street, Sheffield, PA 16347.