Maria Ann Viana McGuire
March 12, 1974 – September 18, 2022
Maria Ann Vaiana was born on March 12th, 1974 in Manhasset, New York, to her parents Joseph Vaiana and Joanne Spade, where she spent her early life, moving to Houston in the early 90’s.
On July 2, 2000, Maria married Mandel McGuire, the love of her life. They were blessed with two beautiful children: Maree and Manzel.
Maria was a very dedicated family person; she was a stay at home mother and wife and was a loving and generous person. She spent her life caring for her family and friends.
Maria departed this life on Sunday, September 18, 2022, after years of a long illness. She is preceded in death by her mother Joanne Spade and father Joseph Vaiana.
She will forever be lovingly remembered by her husband of 22 years, Mandel McGuire; daughter Maree McGuire and son Manzel McGuire; four grandchildren, Malaysia, Railynn, Madilynn and Melody.
She is also survived by 3 siblings; brothers Joseph Vaiana and Mathew Gross of Florida, sister Casey Gross of Virginia, stepfather Lester Gross of Florida. She also leaves to cherish her memories a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, a mother-in-law, and other close family members and friends who she loved tremendously.