- July 29, 1950 - September 15, 2016
- Franklin, Massachusetts
of John's Passing
Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation
230 East Ohio St.
Chicago, IL 60611-3201
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“MAY God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad time.Psalm 29:11
1 of 26 | Posted by: A friend
“My most heart felt condolences to Johns family. I knew him as a salesman and that is how I will remember him because of his natural charm. His word...Read More »
2 of 26 | Posted by: William Tourinho - Taunton
“Hi Amy,So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you sweetie, praying for peace and comfort.Love you,Myra
3 of 26 | Posted by: Myra Ingargiola - East Taunton, MA
“To John's family we send our deepest sympathy. We're on vacation and just learned of the sad news. I remember John as a friend and classmate in...Read More »
4 of 26 | Posted by: Paul & Beth Mucciarone - Franklin, MA
“John you will be misssed....I will always remember you as the dedicated,diligent conscientious man you were. It was an honor to have worked with you!
5 of 26 | Posted by: Hal Klipper - Woburn, MA
“Sorry to hear of Johns passing, he was a real stand up guy, I work at Dettinger Lumber Co. and John and I did business together, he was dedicated to...Read More »
6 of 26 | Posted by: Mark Middleton - pittsfield, MA
“Karen, John's children, and brothers Art and Peter I want to express my heartfelt condolences to each of you and your extended families. John was a...Read More »
7 of 26 | Posted by: David Russell - Newburyport, MA
“My condolences to the McGuire Family my thoughts and prayers are with you on this very sad time. Eunice Fraga.
8 of 26 | Posted by: Eunice Fraga - 22 Pinecerst VLG, MA
“Sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family at this time.
9 of 26 | Posted by: Deb Carreiro - taunton, MA
“I known John 30 years through Kasson & Keller. My condolences to your family. He will greatly missed. John rest in peace my co-worker
10 of 26 | Posted by: Debbie Ford - Fonda, NY
“I would like to offer my condolences to John's family. As a former outside salesman for Hormer Millwork John was a pleasure to work with. He had a...Read More »
11 of 26 | Posted by: Norman Karahalis - Wareham
“I have known John for 35 years through Kasson & Kellers. He was a great man to work with. I was fortunate enough in December to go out to dinner...Read More »
12 of 26 | Posted by: Rick Pedrick - Gloversville, NY
“Artie, My sincere condolences to you and your family. Take care.Jean Ellen Keras
13 of 26 | Posted by: Jean Ellen Keras - Bellingham, MA
“My condolences to the family as you mourn your loss. May you draw closer to our Heavenly Father who promises to help and comfort all in times of need...Read More »
14 of 26 | Posted by: A. J.
“I had the tremendous pleasure of working with John for several years. He was a good man & will be missed. My thoughts are with all of you.
15 of 26 | Posted by: Keith Chapman
“To the McGuire Family: My deepest condolences on your loss. John was a wonderful man. Take comfort in knowing he is in god's hands. My prayers...Read More »
16 of 26 | Posted by: Michael Petone - Myrtle Beach, SC
“Dear Karen and family, We are so sorry for the loss of your husband, father and grandfather. John always had a smile on his face when I saw him. May...Read More »
17 of 26 | Posted by: Carol Martin - Franklin, MA
“My deepest condolences to John's wife and his family.I'm an old Franklin High friend and connected with John again for some years in the Foxboro...Read More »
18 of 26 | Posted by: Mike Lenihan - Foxboro, MA
“I had the pleasure knowing John for 20 plus years working in the building industry. He was a great sales rep. He always made it a point to stop by...Read More »
19 of 26 | Posted by: Greg Carltoh - Somerset, MA
“JOHN WAS ONE OF THE GOOD HUMANS
20 of 26 | Posted by: BRUCE STILES - NORTH ATTLEBORO, MA
“My name is Jay Silvernan. I work for the Lyon & Billard Lumber Co. I had the absolute pleasure to work with John for many many years. I can't even...Read More »
21 of 26 | Posted by: Jay Silverman - Berlin, CT
“We are so sorry for the loss of John. He was always so kind and happy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.
22 of 26 | Posted by: Kevin and Nancy O'Rourke - Millis, MA
“Karen and family ,we are so sorry for your loss. John was such a caring, fun loving, humorous person who treasured his family and friends. One of...Read More »
23 of 26 | Posted by: Paula & John Lombardi - Franklin, MA
“Saddened to hear of John's passing. He was a Huge integral part of the Kasson & Keller team. He was a tremendous asset to the company and was...Read More »
24 of 26 | Posted by: Thomas Burbank - Cheshire, CT
“John will be missed .He was a good man .
25 of 26 | Posted by: Debra Rutauskas - Gloversville, NY
“Dear Karen and family,I am so sorry to learn of this tremendous loss. John sounds like he was a wonderful husband and father. My thoughts and prayers...Read More »
26 of 26 | Posted by: Jennifer Wynn - norfolk, MA
John F. McGuire 66, of Franklin, died peacefully, surrounded by his family, Thursday September 15, 2016 at Milford Regional Medical Center following an illness. He was the beloved husband of Karen A. (Brown) McGuire.
Born July 29, 1950 in Milford, a son of the late Edwin L. and Elinor (Keefe) McGuire he was a longtime Franklin resident.
He was raised and educated in Franklin and was a 1968 graduate of Franklin High School. He continued his education at the University of Massachusetts Amherst where he received his Bachelor's degree in 1972. John worked as a sales representative for the Kasson & Keller Window Manufacturing Company, for 35 years.
He will be remembered as a devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend. John was an avid New England sports team enthusiast and enjoyed spending time with his family.
In addition to his wife of 41 years, he is survived by his children, Daniel J. McGuire and his wife Erin of Stoughton, Thomas E. McGuire and his fiancé Stephanie Greenfield of Boston and Amy K. Odom and her husband Andrew of Raynham, 2 brothers Arthur E. McGuire of Worthington, Ohio and Peter W. McGuire of Wrentham. Also surviving are his cherished grandchildren, Madison & Samantha McGuire, Ruby, Charlie & Jesse Odom.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral Tuesday Sept. 20th, at 9:15AM from the Charles F. Oteri & Son Franklin Funeral Home 33 Cottage St. followed by a funeral Mass in St. Mary's Church 1 Church Sq. at 10AM.
His interment will be held privately.
Calling hours are Monday from 4-8PM.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be sent to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation 230 East Ohio St. Suite 304 Chicago, Illinois 60611-3201 or www.pulmonaryfibrosis.org/ways-to-give