Ramon McGuire, 90 of Powhatan Point, Ohio died Tuesday, January 27, 2015 at Wheeling Hospital.
He was born May 24, 1924 a son of the late Charles and Drucey Brown McGuire in Powhatan Point, Ohio. Ramon was a Navy Veteran of WWII and was a Methodist by faith. He worked as a coal miner for North American Coal Co.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Gertrude McGuire and Elizabeth Jeffers, as well as two brothers James and Calvin McGuire.
He is survived by his wife Patricia Thomas McGuire of Powhatan Point, OH, his children Pamela Ora McClurg of Cocoa, FL, Lori Terry Pyles of Shadyside, OH, Ronald Kathy McGuire of New Martinsville, WV and Daniel McGuire of Clarington, OH; a sister Ella Mae Nelms of Powhatan Point, OH as well as nine grand children and five great grand children along with several nieces and nephews.
Family and friends are invited to a memorial gathering at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 186 Main St. Powhatan Point, OH 43942 from 2-4 and 6-8 pm on Friday, January 30, 2015.
Memorial service begins at 6 pm with Rev. Sheryl Seitz officiating.
Inurnment will take place at 11 am on Saturday, January 31st at Holly Memorial Gardens in Pleasant Grove, OH where full military honors will be conferred by the Belmont County Veterans Association.
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May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time May you come to know that the love of God is with you always, May your memories of Ramon McGuire, give you peace, comfort and strength… Rest now in the arms of our Lord your work on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts and prayers are with the family of….. US Navy WW II Veteran, Ramon McGuire, “A True American Hero” God Bless†
† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †
Prayers and love to your family. Love you always big brother.
You were a great Patriot and an even greater Father! Love and miss you already, your baby girl, Lori