Kathleen Lillian McClellan, the daughter of the late Sherman Leland and Bonnie Avis Snipes Fish, was born in Brooklyn on Feb. 10, 1929, and died at the Oakdale Nursing Home in Poplar Bluff on Thursday, March 24, 2005, at the age of 76.
She was a former resident of Hatfield and moved to Bloomfield four months ago. She was a member of the Church of God, helping her husband's ministry in many places. She was a homemaker and also cooked at Camp Sharon at the Lake of the Ozarks for 13 years.
On July 21, 1946, she was married to Rev. Samuel Harold McClellan in Hatfield.
She is survived by her husband, Rev. Samuel Harold McClellan of Bloomfield; three sons, David McClellan of Bloomfield, Dale McClellan of Puxico, and Daniel McClellan of Kansas City; one daughter, Billie Carmack of Essex; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; one sister, Margaret Kelley of Davis City, Iowa; and three brothers, Victor Fish of Kansas City, Melvin Fish of Bucoda, Wash., and Elmer fish of Baldwin City, Kan.
She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Lonjers; and one sister, Ethel Waller.
Visitation will be held from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, March 27, 2005, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Puxico.
Funeral services will be conducted at 9:30 a.m. Monday, March 28, 2005, in the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Puxico with Rev. Dors Wilson of Lebanon officiating.
Interment will follow at 11 a.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Bloomfield with Watkins & Sons Funeral Service of Puxico in charge of arrangements.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.