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Sondra Steele McGuire
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Birth: Jun. 18, 1913
Pittsburgh
Allegheny County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 24, 1998
Tarzana
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Father: John Kalna
Mother: Susanna Marguerite Ogelnik

First Marriage: John Henry Kubichan on September 10, 1930.

Sondra married John McGuire sometime prior to 1939. John and Sondra McGuire (stage name-Jon and Sondra Steele) performed in clubs and casinos in the Hollywood area. Jon's unique piano playing style and their voices resulted in them being a very popular act. They are best known for their record "My Happiness" which resulted in over a million copies sold in 1948.

John and Sondra had one son and two grandchildren. 
 
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 Spouse:
  John Leslie McGuire (1910 - 1987)
 
Note: Her birth name was Marguerite Kalna. It is believed that it was legally changed to Sondra Steele, but that cannot be verified. Her mother's name has also been spelled Ogelnik.
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes given to family or friend.
 
Created by: Dan McGuire
Record added: Nov 18, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61828656
Sondra <i>Steele</i> McGuire
Added by: Dan McGuire
 
Sondra <i>Steele</i> McGuire
Added by: Dan McGuire
 
Sondra <i>Steele</i> McGuire
Added by: Dan McGuire
 
 
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