Obituaries » Leone Irene McClellan
September 13, 1930 - November 23, 2022
Leone Irene McClellan 92 former resident of Freeland and Fritzingertown Assisted Living Center Drums passed away November 23 2022 at Lehigh Valley Cedar Crest.
Born September 12, 1930 in Weatherly Leona was the daughter of the late Howard W. and Beatrice V. (Hagenbach) Schmeer.
Married on October 27 to Walter H. McClellan and shared 58 years of marriage until his death in 2009.
Leone worked for PP&L and was later a teller and Assistant Branch Manager at People’s First National Bank and First Eastern bank Freeland until her retirement in 1992. Leone was the secretary treasurer and was on the Board of Elders at the Freeland Presbyterian church until 2021, Past matron and Member of the Eastern Star and Freeland Active Adult center.
She loved spending time with her granddaughter Jessica especially on their shopping and lunch outings.
Leone enjoyed traveling with her husband around the United States, Nova Scotia and Germany, crocheting, needlepoint, doing jigsaw and word puzzles, watching her favorite teams the Phillies, Eagles and Penn State Football and Basketball on TV.
Preceding her in death in addition to her parents and husband was Brother; Mervin and Harold Schmneer. Sisters; Helen Cowie, June Kessell, Edith Richards, Bernice Novotnak and Beatrice Schmeer.
Surviving are he son; Bruce and his wife Patricia McClellan. Granddaughter; Jessica McClellan and her boyfriend Evan Speck Brandon Or. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Services will be celebrated Wednesday November 30 at 7:30pm at McNulty Funeral Home 494 East Butler Dr. Freeland.
Family and friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 6 pm until the time of service.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made in the memory of Leone McClellan to MMI Preparatory School 154 Centre St. Freeland Pa. 18224