SEBRING, Ohio (MyValleyTributes) – This is in loving memory of Cecilia A. McClaren, 86, who passed away peacefully at Crandall Medical Center in Sebring, Wednesday early morning December 11, 2019.
She was born May 13, 1933, in Youngstown, Ohio, to the late Emerson and Ann (Brown) Halverstadt.
Cecilia was a loving wife, mother and a homemaker. She also was a registered nurse and worked in various nursing homes.
Cecilia was a dedicated member of the Winona Methodist Church.
She will be deeply missed by her husband, James D. McClaren, whom she married on April 23, 1955. Cecilia has two sons, Dr. James (Gail) McClaren, Pastor and Thomas (Jennifer) McClaren; a daughter, Ann (Doug) George; 12 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Cecilia was preceded in death by her brother, Roderick Halverstadt.
A memorial service honoring Cecilia, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2019, in the Chapel at Copeland Oaks, in Sebring, with Dr. James E. McClaren, Pastor, officiating.
The family asks in lieu of flowers to make contributions to Copeland Oaks Foundation, 800 S. 15th Street, Sebring, OH 44672.
Arrangements are being handled by Stark Memorial Funeral Home and Cremation Services.
To send condolences or to order flowers, visit www.starkmemorial.com.
A television tribute will air Wednesday, December 18 at the following approximate times: 12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:35 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX plus two additional spots throughout the day.