William “Clyde” McFeley, 86, of Bellaire, OH died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at his home. He was born December 12, 1931 in Wheeling, WV a son of the late William Albert and Flora Esther Garloch McFeley.
Clyde was a retired glass worker from Fenton Glass in 1993. Prior to this, he worked at Imperial Glass, Variety Glass for 35 years. He was the last president of the union #13 at Imperial Glass. He was a member of Imperial Glass Museum, Bellaire VFW Post 626, Bellaire American Legion Post 52, past president of Big Red Touchdown Club. He was a spotter for the Big Reds Football Team for 15 years and avid Valley sports fan for many years. He was a member of St. Joe Church of Christ and a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean Conflict.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patricia Louise Hollingshead McFeley in 2012; granddaughter, Ronee Renee Thoburn; brothers, Donald McFeley, Willard McFeely and Wilbur McFeley; sisters, Bertha Kettlewell and Esther Reeves.
Surviving are a daughter, Rhonda Jo (Roger) Thoburn; son, Thomas William McFeley all of Bellaire; sisters, Cynthia Porter of Deerfield, OH, Mary Clark and Charlotte Duncan both of Bellaire, Carol Givens of Florida; brother, Gary McFeley of Bellaire; grandchildren, Ryan Thoburn, Rocky Thoburn, T.J. McFeley and Tommy McFeley; great-grandchildren, Makayla McFeley, Kendle Thoburn, Reagan Thoburn, Carly McFeley and Aubrey McFeley.
Friends will be received on Tuesday from 2 pm to 8 pm at Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, OH with funeral services on Wednesday at 1 pm with Pastor Jerry Garloch officiating. Burial will follow in Holly Memorial Gardens, Pleasant Grove, OH. A VFW service will be held Tuesday at 7:30 pm in the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Amedisys Hospice by going to “TMCFunding.com”
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