|Birth: ||Feb. 27, 1919|
|Death: ||Sep. 11, 2000|
McGUIRE, Bernard Woodrow "Bunny" (b. 27 FEB 1919, d. 11 SEP 2000)
Note: Tuesday, 12 September, 2000 Billings Gazette, Billings, Montana
Bernard Woodrow ‘Bunny' McGuire
HARLEM – Bernard Woodrow "Bunny" McGuire, 81, former rancher and Blaine County Judge, died of cancer early Monday morning, Sept. 11, 2000, at his home in Harlem.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday Sept. 14, in the Harlem High School Gymnasium with burial following in Harlem Cemetery with military honors. Memorials may be sent to the Bear Paw Hospice, 53rthern Montana Care Center, Havre, MT 59501. Arrangements are by Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.
Bernard was born Feb. 27, 1919, in Harlem to Norman and Edna (Birdwell) McGuire.
He received his education in Harlem before working on the Snake Butte Quarry project. Bunny served with Company M of the 163rd Infantry Regiment from 1940 to 1945. Mr. McGuire received three bronze battle stars for participation in Papuan, New Guinea and Southern Philippines Campaigns. He married Beth Richman in Harlem on Aug. 19, 1945.
Bunny owned and operated the Servicemens Bar in Harlem and ranched for a number of years in the area. He served as county judge for 18 years, retiring in 1998. Mr. McGuire was a charter member of VFW Snake Butte Post 4744 and served for over 20 years on the Harlem Volunteer Fire Department.
Bunny is survived by his wife Beth of Harlem; daughters, Terri Gilbert of Laurel, Candy Kalal of Zortman and Connie Fetter of Harlem; sons, Larry of Lewistown and Gary of Harlem; 18 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren, and one sister, Norma Peterson of Harlem. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Lin McGuire.
Death: 11 SEP 2000 Harlem, Blaine Co., Montana
Burial: 14 SEP 2000 Harlem Cemetery, Harlem, Blaine Co., Montana
Beth Richman McGuire (1925 - 2003)
Created by: Chad Kendell
Record added: Jul 20, 2009
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Rest in Peace dear relative|
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