George "Bill" William McCleery
June 18, 1929 – March 10, 2019
George W. “Bill” McCleery –
Of Jackson, MI passed away with family at his side, on March 10, 2019 at the age of 89. Bill was born in Jackson on June 18, 1929 to parents Harry and Pauline McCleer. He married Virginia McCleery (Randolph) on April 7, 1975. Bill was in the Roofing and Construction business for many years. He was a member of the Lions Club, MUCC, DNR, JCOC, and was a Hunter Safety Instructor for 35 years. Bill is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Virginia; children, Dan (Susan) Thomasson, Doug McCleery, George McCleery Jr., Chris (Sue) Best, Sandy Webb, and Tanya Ritson; several grandchildren and great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Bill is preceded in death by his parents; son, Bobby McCleery; sister, Margie Palmer; and daughter-in-law, Joanne McCleery. A visitation honoring his life will be held on Friday, March 15, 2019 from 4:00pm to 7:00pm at Chas. J. Burden and Son Funeral Home (1806 E. Michigan Ave) with no formal service taking place. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to: Michigan United Conservation Club, or Lions Club of Michigan.
- Visitation at Chas. J. Burden & Son Funeral Home Friday, March 15, 2019