Bernice Burns McGuire of Elk Grove, California passed away on Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Revere Court Assisted Living Community in Sacramento, California. Bernice was born in Perth Amboy, NJ on December 15, 1922; she resided in Lincroft NJ, New Towne Square, PA and Bloomfield Hills, MI before moving to Elk Grove, California twenty-six years ago. She was preceded in death by her husband of 66 years, Frank McGuire Sr. who passed away in 2016; her son Frank McGuire, Jr. who passed away in 2005; her brother Martin Burns who passed away in 2012 and her parents Leo Burns and Mary E. O'Brien Burns. She is survived by her son Patrick McGuire (Angela); Granddaughter Cassidy McGuire; and Grandson Robert McGuire; all reside in Elk Grove, CA. Daughter-in-law, Jessica Kohn McGuire resides in Sacramento, CA. Granddaughter, Maura McGuire, resides in Wilmington, DE. In addition to being a wife and homemaker, Bernice was employed by ATandT and by Jacobson's Department Stores. In her leisure time she enjoyed playing bridge, traveling, Notre Dame Football, spending time with her grandchildren, bingo and collecting Madame Alexander Dolls. Visitation will take place at Herberger Family Elk Grove Funeral Chapel, 101 Elk Grove Blvd, Elk Grove on Wednesday, April 4, 2018 at 4:00 p.m. On, Thursday, April 5, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. funeral Liturgy will take place at St. Joseph R.C. Church 9961 Elk Grove Florin Road, Elk Grove, CA. Interment will be in St. Mary's Cemetery, Sacramento at 2:00 p.m. In lieu of flower, the family requests donations be made to Sacramento Loaves and Fishes, PO Box 13495, Sacramento CA 95813.