Carl Edward McGuire


Carl Edward McGuire, Jr. passed peacefully on June 13, 2020, at the age of 77 in Fort Worth, TX. He was born April 15, 1943, at Fort Sill, OK, to the late Carl and Huldah McGuire, longtime residents of Yukon, OK.

Carl is survived by his wife, the former Miss Sue Berry of La Crosse, WI.

Following his service in the United States Army from 1960 to 1963, Carl married the former Miss Connie Pike of Yukon, OK, and they had three children: John, Paul and Rebecca, all of whom survive their late father. Carl is also survived by his three sisters: Nancy Holland of Fort Worth, TX, Pam Hicklin of Edmond, OK, and Billie Loveall of West Westminster, CO.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, James (Jim) McGuire of Yukon, OK.

Carl worked for 34 years and retired from the airline industry in Fort Worth, TX, having also lived in Arizona and California during that time. The son of a career Soldier, Carl lived in France and Japan as a child.

Viewing will be held from 9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m., Thursday, June 18, 2020, followed by funeral services at 10:00 a.m., at Yanda & Son Funeral Home Chapel, Yukon, OK. Interment will follow at the Yukon Cemetery, Yukon, OK.

Online condolences may be signed at Arrangements are under the direction of Yanda & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Yukon, OK.