GEORGE MAGUIRE II

George “Jeff” William Jeffers Maguire, II, 63, of Triadelphia, WV, passed away Thursday Feb. 7, 2019 at Liza’s Place, Wheeling, WV.

He was born May 8, 1955, in Spokane, WA, son of the late George William Jeffers Maguire and Sally Inez Scott Maguire.

Jeff was a former crane operator at the Blaw Know Foundry and past newspaper deliverer for the Wheeling Intelligencer. He was a member of Fourth Street United Methodist Church, Wheeling, WV. He was a devoted Christian who knew the Bible.

Jeff was always there to help his family, friends, and neighbors. He never had a harsh word to say about anyone. He loved to work on his sister’s farm and was good with his hands.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by sister, Georgia Ellen Brown Maguire.

He is survived by his two sisters, Margo (Joe) Maguire Englehart of Gastonia, NC and Carolyn B.J. West of Wheeling, WV; brother, Robert S.S. Maguire of Wheeling, WV; and many nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 from noon until the time of service at 2 p.m., at Kepner Funeral Homes, 166 Kruger Street, Wheeling, WV (304-242-2311) with Rev. Alan E. Flaitz officiating. Interment will be held at the convenience of the family at Halcyon Hills Memorial Gardens, Wheeling, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Hospice, Liza’s Place, 308 Mt. St. Joseph Road, Wheeling, WV 26003.

Personal condolences may be made to the family at www.kepnerfuneral.com.