Arthur W. McClellan

Arthur W. McClellan

Arthur W. McClellan, 87, of Montoursville, passed away on Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, at Valley View Nursing Center. Arthur was born July 25, 1930, in Beavertown, and was the son of the late Clarence and Mae Hartman McClellan.

Arthur retired from PP&L. He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Lodge No. 106 F&AM, Zafar Grotto and the Loyalsock Lions Club. He enjoyed cooking and was helpful to his many friends.

He is survived by his wife of 42 years, the former Vera R. Hummel McClellan; three children, Renee (Greg) Hetrick, of Beavertown, Patrick (Bertha) McClellan, of York, Tracey (David) Heaps, of Montoursville; a stepson, Joseph P. Krafchik, of Philadelphia; and by seven grandchildren, Kristin, Greg Jr., Jeremy, Matthew, Megan, Kara, Crystal and by 16 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Glen H. “Oakie” McClellan.

Friends and family will be received from 6-8 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 23, at Spitler Funeral Home, 733 Broad St., Montoursville. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, 100 Walnut St., Montoursville, with the Rev. Michael S. McCormick as celebrant. Burial will follow in Resurrection Cemetery.

In Arthur’s memory, memorial contribution may be made to the church.