Melvin R. McGuire, age 72, of Sullivan, formerly of Chamois and Linn, passed away on Tuesday, December 8, 2020.
He was born on August 18, 1942, in Morrison, a son to the late Hugh and Ida (Lange) McGuire.
Melvin attended Wittenbach School near Morrison.
He was employed as a heavy equipment operator for many years.
Melvin is survived by: two sons, Kody and Koye McGuire; one daughter, Kelly; three sisters, Mariland, Dorris, and Arnneva; seven grandchildren, Donovan, Mitchell, Katie, Alex, Dominick, Teigen and Jayden; three great grandchildren, Scottland, Ryker and Blaine; and many other loved ones.
In addition to his parents, Melvin was preceded in death by one son, Kurt McGuire, four brothers, Arvil, Marvin, Harvey and Harlan; and two sisters, Adell and Angelene.
Visitation will be held from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 15, 2020, at Morton Chapel in Linn. Interment will be held at Bailey’s Creek Cemetery at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Morton Chapel in Linn, (897-2214) www.mortonchapel.com
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