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Obituary: Robert “Skeezix” McClellan, Sr.,

Published September 20, 2015 at 5:31 p.m.

Robert “Skeezix” McClellan, Sr.,
  • Robert “Skeezix” McClellan, Sr.,

Robert “Skeezix” McClellan, Sr., 66 of Hinesburg died on Thursday, September 17, 2015 at Burlington Health & Rehabilitation Center.

He was born in Burlington, VT on August 12, 1949 the son of the late Artie and Doris (Bolio) McClellan. Bob served with the US Marine Corps for 4 years. On January 12, 1971 he was married to Arlene Latulippe at St. John’s Vianney Church in South Burlington.

He spent 35 years at Belden Wire and Cable. He recently had a part time job at Fisher Auto. He had a love for deer hunting, spending time with family and friends at camp in Underhill. He had a great love for his dog Casey. He loved to ride his four wheeler and spending time with his sons and grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife Arlene McClellan of Hinesburg; their children Robert McClellan, Jr. and wife Erica Cannon of Milton, James McClellan and wife Lisa of Essex Jct., Todd McClellan and wife Lori of St. Albans; five grandchildren, Heaven, Mitchell, Hunter, Hayden, and Grady; his brothers Peter McClellan and wife Yvonne of Underhill and John McClellan and wife Dawna of Essex; his sister Margaret Allen and husband Don of Williston; his sister-in-law Estelle McClellan of Richmond; and by many beloved nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his brother Douglas McClellan.

Visiting hours will be held on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at the Ready Funeral & Cremation Service South Chapel, 261 Shelburne Rd. Burlington from 4:00pm to 6:00pm with a memorial service to follow at 6:00pm. Burial with military honors will be on Wednesday, September 23, at 10:00am in Hinesburg Village Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to University of Vermont Medical Center Rehab Center on the Fanny Allen Campus or Burlington Health & Rehabilitation Center.

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