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March 5, 1943 - April 24, 2021

A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Catherine of Siena Catholic Church 1150 W. Centre Ave. Portage, MI 49024, on Friday, April 30, 2021 beginning at 11:00 AM, (livestream link options available below on this webpage) and she will be laid to rest privately with her husband at Ft. Custer National Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Rose Arbor Hospice Residence, c/o the funeral home.   Copy and paste one of the links below in your URL box to view service:

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Cecile Marie McGuinness age 78, passed away at Rose Arbor Hospice Residence on April 24, 2021, with family at her side. CeCe was born in Central Falls, RI, the daughter of the late Albert and Cecile Sequin. She had a wonderful smile and great personality. She cared for others and her heart was always open to those in need. She loved the Lord and her strong faith shined through her character. She cherished her family and leaves behind the legacy of a life well lived. She will be missed by all who knew and loved her. CeCe was a graduate of Tolman High School in Pawtucket, RI. She was employed by Jaqua Realty for more than twenty years and was a faithful member of St. Catherine of Siena Parish. On August 30, 1969, she married the love of her life, Daniel L. McGuinness Jr. who preceded her in passing on June 20, 2008. She was also preceded in passing by a brother Albert Sequin. Cecile is survived by her son Richard A. McGuinness; and daughters, Margaret (William Shipley) McGuinness, Susan (Shane) Bellavance, Judith McGuinness; grandchildren, Jennifer (Jason) Edwards, John (Tayler) McGuinness, Avery McGuinness, Hanna McGuinness, William (Sarah) Shipley, Erin (Travis) Carson, Shanen (Caitlin) Bellavance, Braedon Bellavance, William (Kim) Downing, Kevin (Jennifer) Downing; thirteen great-grandchildren; three siblings, Debbie Wagner, James Sequin, and Brian Sequin.