John P. "Jack" Macklenar, 78 of Girard died Sunday February 2, 2013 at St. Vincent Health Center. He was born February 4, 1935 in Toledo, Ohio., the son of the late Albert and Lucille Gable Macklenar. In addition to his parents, Jack was preceded in death by a son Glenn S. Macklenar. Survivors include his wife Shirley Macklenar, whom he married June 22, 1996 in Bradford, Pa., also by two sons, Scott Macklenar and his wife Shari of Westerville, Ohio, Tim Macklenar and his wife Linda of Mckinney, Texas; six grandchildren, Hannah, Mitchell, Taylor, Douglas, Grace and Matthew Macklenar. There will be no calling hours observed. Friends are invited to attend a Funeral Liturgy outside of Mass on Thursday at 10 a.m. at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 101 Olin Ave., Girard with Rev. William Miller officiating. Memorials may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of America Inc., 210 W. 6th St., Harborview House #1, Erie, PA. 16507 To send condolences visit edderfuneralhome.com Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Edder Funeral Home, Girard, Pa.
Published in the Erie Times-News on Feb. 13, 2013