Grace McGuire

Obituary of Grace McGuire

Grace Cousins McGuire, age 92, of Monterey, TN, and formerly of Trumbull, passed away on Thursday, February 22, 2018 in Standing Stone Care and Rehabilitation Center, Monterey, TN. She was the beloved wife of the late William Thomas McGuire. Born in Bridgeport on December 23, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Nicholas and Anna Falco Cousins. Grace graduated from Central High School then went on to work at City Hall in Bridgeport. After over 30 years of dedicated service, she retired as the executive secretary to the Superintendent of Schools for the City of Bridgeport. In her retirement she enjoyed golfing, bowling, arts and crafts and especially spending time with her two cherished grandchildren, Matthew and Kelly.     

Survivors include her devoted son, William T. McGuire and wife Barbara of Tennessee; two grandchildren, Matthew of Colorado and Kelly of Connecticut; as well as several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Maurice Cousins and sisters, Bella Keogh, June Baltovich and Florence Nuzzi.

A Funeral Service will take place on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. in the Abriola Parkview Funeral Home, 419 White Plains Rd., Trumbull. Interment will follow in St. Michael Cemetery, Stratford. Friends may call on Tuesday from 4-7 p.m.