ORLAND – Margaret Ann (McGuire) Brush, 72, passed away unexpectedly Sept. 25, 2008, at her home. She was born July 11, 1936, in Castine, the daughter of Robert and Eleanore (Hardy) McGuire. Margaret graduated from Stonington High School in 1954 and was a graduate of Fisher College, Boston. She was predeceased by her parents; and one brother, Frank McGuire. Margaret is survived by her husband of 40 years, Kenneth Brush of Orland; three children, Kathy Weed of Deer Isle, David Milan and his wife, Vicki, of Orland and Jim Milan of Brooksville, Fla.; five stepchildren, Helen, Rebecca, Barbara, Nancy and Jerry of New Braunfels, Texas; two brothers, Tom McGuire and his wife, Peg, of Deer Isle and Robert McGuire Jr. of Dedham; three sisters, Paula Senecal and her husband, Bob, of Deer Isle, Janice Turner of Deer Isle and Susan Dalla and her husband, Chuck, of Lakewood, Colo.; nine grandchildren; five great-grandchildren, many nieces, nephews and cousins. A graveside services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 30, at the Catholic Cemetery, Cemetery Road, Stonington. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Island Heritage Trust, P.O. Box 42, Deer Isle, ME 04627.
MARGARET ANN (MCGUIRE) BRUSH