W. Amwell Twp.: Thomas J. McGuire, III, 78

W. Amwell Twp.: Thomas J. McGuire, III, 78 died Monday September 11, at his home.

Born and raised in Lambertville, Tom had lived in W. Amwell Twp. for the past 51 years. He was a member of St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church and was an usher for many years. He was a member of the Greater Lambertville Lions Club and was instrumental in organizing the Greater Lambertville AAU Boxing Tournament in 1978 and 1979 for the Club and at a younger age, he also was an amateur boxer. He was a member of the Young Men’s Athletic Club and retired from Castoro & Company Trucking and Excavating in 2002.

Son of the late Thomas J. McGuire, Jr. and Mildred Applegate McGuire, and brother of the late Dennis McGuire, he is survived by his wife Phyllis Yanucil McGuire, one sister Carole Whitehead, his nieces, Shannon Rost, Taryn Whitehead, Debbi Paixao, Amy Vigorito, his nephews Frank McGuire and Tim Yanucil.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Friday September 15 at 10:30 am at St. John the Evangelist R.C. Church, Bridge St. Lambertville. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 9-10:00 am at the Garefino Funeral Home, 12 N. Franklin St. Lambertville, NJ.