Carl McClellan, 75, passed away on December 11, in Colorado Springs. Carl was raised in Ironton, Ohio, as the youngest child of Raymond and Violet McClellan. He moved to Colorado Springs as part of the US Army and served in the Vietnam War. After his move to Colorado Springs, he met and married the love of his life, Kathleen. They were married over 51 years.
Carl was devoted to his family. He loved his children, spending countless hours coaching football and baseball teams, working on the PTA, and was a member of the Harrison District School Board. Carl was an employee of El Paso County Department of Transportation for 36 years.
Carl is survived by his wife, Kathleen; his children: Angela McClellan of Lakewood, CO, Jeff (Karen) McClellan of Concord, NH, Sean (Beth) McClellan of Colorado Springs, and Scott (Erin) McClellan of Terre Haute, IN; and eight grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; and three siblings: LaVerne Winkler, Betty Leach, and Gene McClellan.
A visitation will be held from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, December 13, 2018 and funeral service 10 a.m. Friday, December 14, 2018 both at Shrine of Remembrance “America the Beautiful” Chapel, 1730 E. Fountain Blvd. Entombment will be at Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum, Court of David. A reception will be held at Patty Jewett Golf Club after the service.
In lieu of flowers, a donation can be made to Lewy Body Dementia Association, 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047.