Thomas "Bud" James McGuan, age 85, passed away on July 10, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was born July 11, 1928 in Baraboo, Wisconsin Bud served in the US Navy and was a graduate of the University of Wisconsin, College of Engineering. Bud married Beatrice "Bea" Burton on June 21, 1948 in Baraboo, Wisconsin. He worked for the Scott Paper Company in Oconto Falls, Wisconsin from 1952 through 1972 and for the Scott Paper Company in Winslow, Maine from 1972 until retirement in 1987. Bud is survived by nine children: Daughters Margaret Steffeck and husband Ric of Mayville, Wisconsin; Jean Petley and husband Steve of Oakland, Maine; Nancy Weeks and husband Nate of Henderson, Nevada; Catherine Durette and husband Peter of Lyman, Maine; Sons Francis McGuan and wife Susan Bolduc of Henderson, Nevada; Michael McGuan and wife Denise Viens of Waterville, Maine; David McGuan and wife Barbara Miller of Brunswick, Maine; Patrick McGuan and wife Margaret Sweeny of Denver, Colorado; Gregory McGuan and wife Tami Black of Denver, Colorado. Survivors also include 18 grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Bud was predeceased by his wife of 65 years, Bea; his parents Francis and Constance Siberz McGuan; his brother Andrew McGuan; and his sisters Margaret Mary Holt and Helen McGuan. There will be no public visiting hours per Bud's request. Bud will be cremated and a memorial Mass will be held at Sacred Heart Church on Wednesday, July 16, at 11:00 a.m. An on line register book may be signed and condolences may be expressed at www.gallantfh.com. Arrangements are with Gallant Funeral Home, 10 Elm St., Waterville.