Mary A. McClimans

NILES — Mary Alyce McClimans, 88, passed away peacefully Wednesday evening, Nov. 23, 2016, at her home surrounded by her loving family.

She was born June 23, 1928, in St. Marys, Pa., the daughter of Thomas and Lillian Leavitt Pitts.

She was a member of Unity Church Center, the Pocahontas Club and served as the Great Pocahontas, the Match and Patch Club of Niles, and the Renegades and Women of Unity.  She enjoyed fishing, camping, traveling and especially cherished the time spent with her family.

Mary Alyce is survived by her husband of 70 years, Raymond C. McClimans, whom she married March 26, 1946, in Warren; three children, Sandra Lauth of Niles, Sherry (David) Davis of Newton Falls and Eric McClimans of Niles; son-in-law, William Aley of Youngstown; 20 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; two sisters, Barbara Crawford of Niles and Connie (Louie) Galeotti of Keating Summit, Pa.; and two brothers, William Pitts of Fowler and Jerome (Kathy) Tenbuckel of Clymer, N.Y.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rhonda Aley, who died Sept. 12, 2016; parents and stepmother, Irene Elizabeth Fulcomer; siblings, Olive Rogers, John Pitts and twins, Donald and Doris Pitts.

Calling hours will be 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 28, 2016, at Holeton-Yuhasz Funeral Home, with funeral services 11 a.m. Monday, with Kay Tomerlin officiating. Burial will be in Pineview Memorial Park.

The family requests that material contributions be made to Unity Church Center or Ohio Living Hospice.

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