John Maguire

John Norris Maguire
Myrtle Beach, SC
John Norris Maguire, 82, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2012 at his residence.
Born in Brockton, MA on May 4, 1930, John was a son of the late John Norris Maguire, Sr. and Helenor Hurley Maguire. He was also predeceased by a son, Martin J. Maguire who died in 2002.
John enlisted in the US Navy and served during the Korean War. He was a graduate of the University of Rhode Island with a Electrical Engineering Degree. John earned his Master's Degree from the MIT Sloan School of Industrial Management.
He worked with Lockheed Martin in California and later was the founder of Software AG in Reston, VA. John retired in 2000 and moved to Myrtle Beach. He loved traveling and yachting and had earned his USCG Captain's License.
John was a devoted husband of 56 years to Ann L. Connolly Maguire of Myrtle Beach; a beloved father to John Norris Maguire, III of Little Rock, SC, Alicia A. Maguire of Germantown, MD and Michael J. Maguire of Washington, DC; beloved grandfather of Carissa A. Maguire of Washington, DC; brother of George O. Maguire of La Quinta, CA and cousin of Mary Dee Klingenberg of Long Boat Key, FL.
Private family memorial services are planned.
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Funeral Home

McMillan-Small Funeral Home and Crematory
910 67th Ave North Myrtle Beach, SC 29572-7506

Published in The Sun News on Dec. 2, 2012