THE MISSOULIAN                                                            Thursday, March 4, 2004

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Stonewall 'Stoney' McGuire

   DRUMMOND - On Monday, March 1, 2004, Stoney McGuire passed away peacefully at home following a long illness.
   Stonewall was born on March 4, 1922, in Harlem, Mont., to Hugh and Mary Frances McGuire. He was the oldest of their five living sons. His brothers are Gene, Jerry, Mick and Hugh Jr..
   As a young man, Stoney served honorably in World War II from 1940-1945. He joined the Drummond law enforcement in 1955 and served Granite County for 26 years, retiring as deputy sheriff.
   Some of Stoney's favorite pastimes were playing the guitar and flying his airplane around the beautiful Drummond Valley.
   Stoney was married to Patricia Rosenbeck for 45 years, before her passing in 1995. Stoney was also preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Gene and Jerry; his son-in-law, Max Hollist; and his first wife, Jean Magil.
   Stoney's three daughters and their families will deeply miss him. They are: Gloria Khun and her husband Don of Tracy, Calif., Mickey Palmer and her husband Larry of Drummond and Shannon Hoskin of Drummond.
   Stoney's grandchildren and their families are Shalyn and Tyson Lind and son Kelly of Terreton, Idaho, Steven and Katie McGuire and daughter Abbie of Lincoln, Neb., Matthew and Deonna Hollist and daughter Celeste of Mesa, Ariz., Cody and Jana Hollist and daughters Maleah and Jessica, Sharla and Tom Spencer and children Kaylee, Wyatt, Riley, and Hadley of Drummond.
   In California, Stoney has three grandchildren and their families, Del and Twila Khun, Russell and Jeannine Khun and Kelly Khun; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
   Other survivors are his brothers, Mick McGuire of Helena and Hugh (Edie) McGuire of Hanna, Wyo., and many nieces and nephews.
   To honor his life, a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 6, at the Community Hall in Drummond and the graveside ceremony will follow at the Lower Valley Cemetery, south of Drummond.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Drummond American Legion Gold Post 125, P.O. Box 406, Drummond, MT 59832.
   Arrangements are under the care of Garden City Funeral Home in Missoula.

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THE MISSOULIAN                                                           Friday, March 5, 2004

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Stonewall 'Stoney' McGuire

   DRUMMOND - On Monday, March 1, 2004, Stoney McGuire passed away peacefully at home following a long illness.
   Stonewall was born March 4, 1922, in Harlem to Hugh and Mary Frances McGuire. He was the oldest of their five living sons. His brothers are Gene, Jerry, Mick and Hugh Jr..
   As a young man, Stoney served honorably in World War II from 1940-1945. He joined the Drummond law enforcement in 1955 and served Granite County for 26 years, retiring as deputy sheriff.
   Some of Stoney's favorite pastimes were playing the guitar and flying his airplane around the beautiful Drummond Valley.
   Stoney was married to Patricia Rosenbeck for 45 years, before her passing in 1995. Stoney was also preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Gene and Jerry; his son-in-law, Max Hollist; and his first wife, Jean Magil.
   Stoney's three daughters and their families will deeply miss him. They are: Gloria Khun and her husband Don of Tracy, Calif., Mickey Palmer and her husband Larry of Drummond and Shannon Hoskin of Drummond.
   Stoney's grandchildren and their families are Shalyn and Tyson Lind and son Kelly of Terreton, Idaho; Steven and Katie McGuire and daughter Abbie of Lincoln, Neb.; Matthew and Deonna Hollist and daughter Celeste of Mesa, Ariz.; Cody and Jana Hollist and daughters Maleah and Jessica; Sharla and Tom Spencer and children Kaylee, Wyatt, Riley, and Hadley of Drummond.
   In California, Stoney has three grandchildren and their families, Del and Twila Khun, Russell and Jeannine Khun and Kelly Khun; nine great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
   Other survivors are his brothers, Mick McGuire of Helena and Hugh (Edie) McGuire of Hanna, Wyo., and many nieces and nephews.
   To honor his life, a memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 6, at the Community Hall in Drummond and the graveside ceremony will follow at the Lower Valley Cemetery, south of Drummond.
   In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Drummond American Legion Gold Post 125, P.O. Box 406, Drummond, MT 59832.
   Arrangements are under the care of Garden City Funeral Home in Missoula.

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