McClelland, age 77, of Beaver City,
Nebraska died Sunday, January 21,
2007 at the Beaver City Manor. She was
born March 18, 1929 at Almena, Kansas
to Walter & Eulalia (King) Roeder.
Darleen grew up in Almena, Kansas.
She graduated from Almena High
School with the class of 1947. She attended Ft Hays State College at Hays, Kansas for 2 years. She
taught county school South of Almena
for 1 year. She married Kenneth
McClelland on July 3, 1949 at Almena, Kansas.
They lived in the Almena area till
moving to Beaver City, Nebraska in 1957. She worked as a clerk with Kelley’s Super
Market for several years in the 60’s.
She & her husband clerked many sales. She developed a love for Antiques and spent many hours preserving them and
enjoyed every minute of it. She had been
janitor for the First United Methodist
Church in Beaver City
also for a number of years. She moved to
Beaver City Manor Assisted Living
following her husband’s death on April
24, 2005, later moving into the Beaver City Manor. She loved spending time with her
grandchildren and supporting their activities.
She was a member of First United
UMW, Kitchen Queens Extension Club and Red Hats, all of Beaver City, Nebraska.
She was preceded in death by parents,
husband Kenneth on April 24, 2005,
one Brother Merwin in 2000.
Survivors include: Son;
Kennis & wife Nancy McClelland of Beaver City, Nebraska
2 Daughters: Kendra & husband Dave Anderson of St
& husband Jeff Bell of Holdrege,
1 Sisters: Aileen
& husband Norvan Meyer of Alexandria, VA
Condolences or personal reflections
can be left at www.wenburgfuneralhome.com
Visitation & viewing will be
Tuesday, January 23, 1 PM until 8 PM; Wednesday 9 AM
until 8 PM at Wenburg Funeral Home in Beaver
City, Nebraska and
prior to services at the church on Thursday.
Funeral services will be Thursday,
January 25, 2007 at 10 AM at First United
at Beaver City, Nebraska with Rev. Robert Berlie,
officiating. Burial will follow at Mount Hope Cemetery at Beaver
City, Nebraska. Wenburg Funeral Home of Beaver City, Nebraska
in charge of services.