Evelyn A. Maguire

Born: Mon., Sep. 13, 1920
Died: Tue., Jul. 10, 2018


9:30 AM to 10:30 AM, Fri., Jul. 13, 2018
Location: Greenpond Christian Church

Funeral Service

10:30 AM Fri., Jul. 13, 2018
Location: Greenpond Christian Church

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Evelyn A. Maguire, 97, died peacefully at home Tuesday, July 10, 2018.  She was born on September 13, 1920 in Augusta, IL, the daughter of Floyd and Lena Gray Allen of Pearl, IL.  She married  William R. Maguire of Macomb, IL on December 25, 1938.

Evelyn worked 22 years with her husband in the Boy Scouts of America Organization, as well as for the Singer Sewing Machine Company, where she shared her talent and ability as a clothes designer and seamstress.  She also worked many years as a bookkeeper for the Osco Drug Co.

She is survived by her children; Patricia Propper of Oregan, Jon Maguire of Texas, and Jane Maguire of Indiana.  Also four grandchildren; Phillip and Rhea Broyles, Stephanie Summerill, and William Keeney, as well as five great grandchildren; Madison Summerill, Erin Hazel, Michael Broyles, Gabrielle Godino, and Josh Hager.  Lastly, three great great grandchildren survive; Melody, Caleb, and Madelyn Hazel.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Albert Allen; husband, William; one grandson and one great grandson.

The funeral was held on Friday, July 13, 2018 at the Greenpond Christian Church near Pearl, IL with Reverend Jerry Edison officiating.  Burial is in the Greenpond Cemetery.  Memorials are suggested to the Greenpond Christian Church.  Online condolences may be left to the family at www.nieburfh.com.  Niebur Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

Charitable donations may be made in Evelyn's memory to the following organization:

Greenpond Christian Church

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Teddie Lee
   Posted Thu July 12, 2018

SPATHIPHYLLUM was sent by Teddie (Thomas) Lee and Family.

My heart goes out to you. I wish I could be with you at this time. Know that I am thinking of you.

Anna Katherine (Allen) Clayton
   Posted Mon July 30, 2018
My sincere sympathy to all my relatives ..I had met Evelyn years ago and always remember her as very kind..thoughts & prayers to all .

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