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Sullivan Tavin Mcguire

March 16, 2005 — December 28, 2020


     Sullivan “Sully” Tavin McGuire, the son of Ryan and Melissa (Harms) McGuire was born March 16, 2005 in Fairmont, MN. His childhood years were spent in the Blue Earth, MN area, where he attended school, through the 8th grade. He moved to Spencer, IA where he attended Spencer High School.

     Sully enjoyed boating in “Boji”, snowmobiling, golfing, playing football, fishing, biking, riding his moped, playing Xbox, spending time at Cutty’s, bonfires, his dog Mac, and was proud of his truck. He was known as Cutty’s Uber and would give anyone a ride. He especially enjoyed spending time with his friends, family and girlfriend Bailey. Sully had a great work ethic, working at Fareway, Scott & Bernie’s Truckstop in Blue Earth and mowed lawns in the summer.

     Sully passed away on Monday, December 28, 2020 at his home in Spencer, IA, at the age of 15. He was preceded in death by his grandmother, DeAnn McGuire, aunt, Molly Hiscocks, uncle, John “Jack” T. McGuire III,  and cousins, Emma and Charlie Hiscocks.

     Left to cherish his memory are his parents, Ryan and Melissa McGuire of Spencer, IA; brother, Rylee (Jodi) McGuire of Spencer, IA; girlfriend, Baily Swanson of Spencer, IA; his dog Mac; Paternal grandfather, John “Terry” T. II McGuire of Algona, IA; Maternal grandparents, Donald and Rosella Harms of Algona, IA; aunts and uncles,  Douglas (Tanya) McGuire of Algona, Jeff (Stacie) Harms of Mason City, IA, Chris Harms of Algona, IA, Doug Harms of West Des Moines, IA, Alan (Shelly) Harms of Sioux Falls, SD, many cousins; other relatives; and many friends.

Funeral Services will be 10:00 A.M., Thursday, December 31, 2020, at First English Lutheran Church in Spencer.

The service will be livestreamed and may be watched at

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to the family.

If you would like to watch the funeral service please click on link below:

Rev. Paul Kaldahl
Mike Carson
Jason Schrunk
Wendal Metzger
Jeff "Bud" Nowak
Rob Broderick
Ben Haase

Honorary Bearers
His Family
All of His Friends
Visitation with the family will be from 4:00 - 7:00 P.M., Wednesday Evening at the Warner Funeral Home in Spencer.
Music Selection
"Irish Blessing"

Congregational Hymns
"How Great Thou Art"
"On Eagle's Wings"
"The Lord Has A Will"
Burial at 1:30 P.M., Thursday at
Riverview Cemetery  in Algona, Iowa
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