Frederick E. McClure, 78, of Linton, passed away Thursday, July 8, 2010 at Glenburn Home in Linton.
He was born in Perrysville, Ind. on Jan. 6, 1932 to Frederick Wm. and Iola Belle (McLaughlin) McClure. On July 28, 1965 he married Jean Anne Hester.
Fred served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War. He was employed at the Crane Naval Base and was a member of NARFE (National Association Retired Federal Employees).
He is survived by two brothers, James E. McClure of Veedersburg, IN and Richard L. (Nancy) McClure of Eugene, IN.
Fred was preceded in death by her parents; his wife, Jean Anne McClure who passed away on May 31, 2008; one brother, Robert McClure; and one sister, Lenora Lindquist.
The McClure family has chosen cremation and there will be no visitation or funeral services.
Interment will follow at Osborn Prairie Cemetery in Veedersburg at a later date.
The family has entrusted Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton with the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.