WARREN P. McCLURE(1925 - 2014)

Of Cambridge, OH, formerly of Ross Township, joined his heavenly father on Feb. 3, 2014. His loving family was by his side. He was born on Aug. 15, 1925 in Big Run, PA, and was preceded in death by his parents, Nelle and Walter C. McClure; and brother, William J. (Donna) McClure. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Margaret "Peg" (Ternent) McClure; children, Pamela Lamberger, Bruce (Martha) McClure, Kirk (Kimberly) McClure, Laura (Daniel) Carpenetti and James (Karen) McClure; grandchildren, Sean (Autumn Musick), Erin (Nick) Steffen, Alison (John) Irwin, Benjamin McClure, Joshua and Weston Jeshurun, Andrew and Maggie McClure, Paige, Tony and Tyler Carpenetti, Kristin Williams, Kylie and Zachary McClure; and great-grandchildren, Charles and Bruce Lamberger, John Robert Irwin and Caelyn Moulin. Warren graduated from Ambridge High School in 1943 and was inducted into the V12 Program for Engineering Studies as a Seaman 1st Class with the US Navy during the war. He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh, Summa Cum Laude, with a BS/PE in Mechanical Engineering. He continued his education and completed a Business/ Management BA from Carnegie Tech. Warren's Professional Engineering career spanned 50 years with various steel companies in the Pittsburgh area. He was a family-focused and faith-based man. He supported each family member in their individual interests including music, art, scouting, dance, Indian Guides, DeMolay, delivering Sunday morning newspapers, and many sports activities. He also served as Treasurer for BSA Troop 181 and mentored his three sons through the rank of Eagle Scout. Warren was Past Master of North Hills Lodge #716 F. & A.M., Scottish Rite 32°, Knights Templar, Syria Temple Shriner, and Advisor to DeMolay. He was an active member of North Hills United Presbyterian Church. More recently, he enjoyed worshipping with the First Baptist Church in Cambridge, OH. Family will welcome friends on Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at SCHELLHAAS FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION SERVICES, INC., 388 Center Avenue, West View, PA 15229, where Services will be held on Saturday at 1 p.m. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to North Hills U.P. Church, 100 Bellevue Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15229 or the Shriners Hospital for Children, Office of Development, 2900 Rocky Point Dr., Tampa, FL 33607. Please pay tribute at:
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Schellhaas Funeral Home West View
388 Center Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15229
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Published in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette from Feb. 6 to Feb. 7, 2014