Harry J. McGuire

Harry J. McGuire, of Croydon PA, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away June 6th, 2021 at the age of 83.

Son of the late Harry and Marie McGuire. Beloved husband of 59 years to Geraldine McGuire, who he loved dearly. Loving father of Laura McGuire, Harry McGuire III and Kelly Kowalick (Patrick). Devoted grandfather of Christina Junod (Paul), Jamie Wilson (George), Lauren Griffis (Joe), Kelly Blaylock (Kyle), Andrea McKenzie, Matthew McGuire, Brandon McGuire, Jordan Kowalick (Ashley) and Tricia Kowalick (Kevin Bless). Great-grandfather of 11 great-grandchildren. Brother of Marie Lees (the late Joseph), Thomas McGuire (the late Carol), Robert McGuire (Susan) and Richie McGuire (Patricia). He is also survived by many nieces and nephews.

Harry served in the Army for 3 years. He spent most of his life working as a print press room supervisor and retired after 42 years. He was a 4th degree Knights of Columbus, which is the highest and most prestigious degree in the Knights of Columbus.

Harry's hobbies included fishing, golfing, reading, having a witty sense of humor, Philly sports (especially the Phillies) and most of all he loved to be with his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. They were his world.

Family and friends are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Harry's life on Saturday June 12th at St. Thomas Aquinas (601 Bristol Pike, Croydon, PA 19021). You may visit and comfort Harry's family during the visitation from 9:30AM-10:30AM. There will be a Funeral Mass at 10:30AM. Interment will take place at a later date at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Harry's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital.