Raymond C. McLean 1923-2018

BRISTOLVILLE — Raymond C. McLean, 94, of Bristolville, passed away peacefully Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Windsor House of Champion.

He was born March 28, 1923, in Bristolville, the son of Everett and Helen Chapman McLean, and had lived in the area all his life.

A graduate of Bristol High School, Ray served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

A longtime member of First United Church of Christ in Warren, he was the church’s custodian for many years.

He worked as a carpenter and pattern maker for Republic Steel, and enjoyed golf and building most anything.

Fond memories of Ray live on with his children, Donald (Norma) McLean of Sanger, Texas, Nancy McLean of Warren, Susan (Raymond) Perkins of Champion, Barbara (Chester) Conklin of Akron and Amy (Bill Parillo) Saylor of Austintown; five grandchildren; six great-grandchildren and his dear friend, Betty Jamison of Howland.

Preceding him in death are his parents; his beloved wife, Verna Mae Franklin McLean, whom he married June 16, 1946 and who died Jan. 29, 1994; a granddaughter, Denise McLean; and a brother, Robert McLean.

Funeral services are 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018, at Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, with the Rev. Gerald Gammon officiating. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery in Bristolville. Friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Material contributions may be made to First United Church of Christ, 280 E. Market St., Warren, Ohio 44481.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of the Staton-Borowski Funeral Home, 962 North Road NE, Warren, Ohio 44483, 330-394-6200. Dedicated to serving your loved ones.

This obituary may be viewed and condolences sent to www.statonborowskifuneralhome.com.

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