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Lake View Funeral Home & Lake View Memorial Gardens

5000 North Illinois Street, Fairview Heights, IL

OBITUARY

George McClary

March 12, 1934July 29, 2020

George Densmore McClary, 86, of Fairview Heights, Illinois, passed away Wednesday, July 29th, 2020. He was born March 12th, 1934 in E. St. Louis, Illinois, to George and Sylvia (Brindley) McClary.

He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Diane, and by his siblings Beatrice, Fred, Georgia, Donald and Betty Lou.

George is survived by daughter, Laura (John) Clarice, sons, Peter (Ashlee) McClary of Cohasset, Massachusetts, Stephen (Giselle) McClary of Naperville, Illinois, Phillip (Mary) McClary of Smithton, Illinois, Michael (Antonina) McClary of Belleville, Illinois, and numerous grandchildren.

George was a paint shader who worked at Benjamin Moore & Company in St Louis, Missouri. His passions included all things sports, spending time with his wife, children and grandchildren, traveling and playing cards with his close friends, and coaching American Legion baseball with his brother, Fred, for several years.

Memorial Gathering will be Saturday, August 22nd, 2020 from 10:00 am to 12:00 pm at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Illinois.

Memorial Service will be immediately following on Saturday, August 22nd, 2020 at 12:00 pm at Lake View Funeral Home, Fairview Heights, Illinois. Burial will be private.

Memorials may be made to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.

Services

22 August

Memorial Gathering

10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Lake View Funeral Home

5000 N Illinois Street
Fairview Heights, Illinois 62208

OTHER SERVICES:

  • Private Interment

Memories

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Herb Skaer

August 2, 2020

I sure will miss George we had so many happy memories in the Khoury League and with all the card games with we had just lots of fun but I'm sure he's with Diane and that's all that counts we love you God bless you herb and Maxine

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

George and his youngest son Mike during one of his first Easter Egg hunts.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

George and his youngest son Mike during one of his first Easter Egg hunts.