Rose Ann Logue McGuire (85) of St. Elmo


Published on December 20 2013 8:54 am

Rose Ann Logue McGuire, 85, of St. Elmo died Thursday, December 19, 2013.

Funeral services will be Saturday at 2:00 at C&A Pagel Funeral Home in St. Elmo with burial in Maplewood Cemetery in St. Elmo.  Visitation will be from 1-2pm Saturday.

She was born July 18, 1928, the daughter of Nelson and Nellie (Tucker) Logue.  For many years, she traveled the state of Illinois training employees for Western Union.  She grew tired of life on the road, and enrolled in beauty school in Springfield, IL, where she later opened a beauty shop. She retired from the beauty shop and moved to Monterey, CA with her husband Robert J. McGuire. Together, they owned and operated the historic Cannery Row Canning Company Building on Cannery Row in Monterey, CA. During their marriage, they traveled all over the world. She leaves friends from around the country and a legacy of helping those in need.

She is survived by her little brother, Gene (Kristine) Logue of Altamont, nephew Jason (Heather) Logue of Skokie, IL, niece Karie (Rodney) Schultz of Altamont and sister in law Beulah Logue of St. Elmo and many nieces and nephews.

Rose was preceded in death by her husband Robert J. McGuire, her brother Donald Logue, and her brothers and their wives, Johnny and Nellie Logue and Arthur and Mary Logue.