PIQUA — Rose E. McClelland, 88, of Piqua, died at 11:45 p.m., Tuesday, June 10, 2014, at her residence. She was born January 10, 1926, in Piqua, to the late Herbert and Ethel (Weymer) Rittenhouse. She married Ellsworth L. "Mac" McClelland April 15, 1943, in Piqua; he preceded her in death August 5, 2008.
Survivors include three grandsons, Jeffrey L. (Cecilia) McClelland, Brian T. (Julie) McClelland, Glen A. (Ann) McClelland all of Piqua; seven great grandchildren; and two great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son James L. McClelland, a great granddaughter Courtney McClelland, and five brothers and sisters.
Mrs. McClelland attended Piqua City Schools and worked for many years at the Orr Felt & Blanket Co. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting and gardening. Having traveled throughout the Country with her husband she fulfilled her love for camping and being outdoors.
A service to honor her life will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Christian officiating. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park, Covington. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Miami County or one's favorite charity. Guestbook condolences and expressions of sympathy, to be provided to the family, may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.