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Larry K. “Pete” McGuire

Larry K. “Pete” McGuire, age 94, passed away peacefully on January 19, 2024, at the Hospice House of Southern Kentucky. He was a member of the Horse Cave Baptist Church. He was a bulldozer operator for many years and helped build I65 in Louisville. He was a farmer most of his life. He loved gardening, hunting, fishing, RV camping, and antiquing.

He is preceded in death by his wife of 70 years, Joann McGuire; his parents, Samuel T. and Nevada Emberton McGuire; one son, Larry Joe McGuire; four brothers, Buford “Jack” McGuire, Samuel L. “Buck”, H.C. “Dicky”, George McGuire; seven sisters, Nelda Bailey, Jeanie Pierce, Mae Gaylord, Zinna Warren, Edith McGaven, and Sammy Riley.

He is survived by a daughter, Paula Lowe (Daryl), of Bowling Green; a son, Lyn McGuire, of Cancer, Ky; five grandchildren, Kenny McGuire (Amber), Michael Joe McGuire (Emily), Ashley McGuire, Amber Jones (Alex), and Tyler Lowe (Chelsea); eight great-grandchildren, Layne McGuire, Zachary McGuire, Jospeh McGuire, Annabelle Jones, Abigail Jones, Walker Jones, James Michael Bell, and Ryan Ward; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at Winn Funeral Home on Wednesday, January 24, 2024, at 11 A.M. with burial to follow in the Horse Cave Municipal Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Winn Funeral Home on Tuesday, January 23, 2024, from 12 P.M. – 7 P.M. and from 9 A.M. until time of service on Wednesday.

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