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John William Muir

July 30, 1917 ~ July 10, 2020 (age 102)


John William (Jack) Muir, of Bradenton, Florida passed away on July 10, 2020.  He was born in New York City to John Henry and Marie Muir.

Jack manufactured lady’s lingerie in the garment district of New York City until moving his family to Bradenton, Florida in 1954.  After working with a local boat builder, he began designing and building his own boats under the name “Muir Maid Boats”.  He loved being around water activities with his family and friends, playing the organ and singing.

Jack was predeceased by his wife, Rita, his son, John David (Jack) Muir, who died heroically in Vietnam, his sister, Cynthia Muir, and a grandson, Murphy Pack.  He is survived by 3 daughters, Annmarie Warfield (Craig), Carol Pack (Richard) and Rita Haas (Dale), as well as 7 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Holy Cross Catholic Church.  Arrangements by:  Griffith-Cline Funeral Home, Bradenton, FL.

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Memorial Mass
July 30, 2020

11:00 AM
Holy Cross Catholic Church
505 26th Street West
Palmetto, FL 34221


Holy Cross Catholic Church
505 26th St W, Palmetto FL 34221

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