Thomas 'Tom' M. McGuire
1947 - 2012
Published: November 16, 2012
Thomas M. "Tom" McGuire, 65, of Hutchinson, Kan., died Nov. 14, 2012, at Hospice House. Tom was born Oct. 25, 1947, in Hutchinson, the son of James F. and F. Joan Chambers McGuire.
He graduated from Hutchinson High School in 1965 and attended Hutchinson Community College. Tom was a journeyman pipefitter and welder.
Tom was a member of the Pipefitters Local Union #363, the Great Plains Antique Tractor Club and was a regular at Skaets Coffee Shop.
Tom married DeeAnn Hall on July 1, 1967, in Hutchinson. She survives.
Other survivors include a son, Ryan McGuire and wife, Michelle, Bentonville, Ark.; a daughter, Kelly Nelson and husband, Bradley, Hutchinson; a sister, Marcy Blackford and husband, Earl, Tulsa, Okla.; and three grandsons, Matt and Derek McGuire, and Zachary Nelson.
Tom was preceded in death by his parents; and an infant sister, Candace.
Cremation has taken place.
A celebration of life will be Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012, 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Elliott Mortuary. Inurnment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery, with Pastor Jeanine I. Rishel presiding.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to the Cancer Council of Reno County or Hospice and Homecare of Reno County, sent in care of Elliott Mortuary, 1219 N. Main, Hutchinson, KS 67501.
Friends may visit www.elliottmortuary.com to leave the family a condolence.