|James Russell McClintock
March 4, 1932–June 25, 2011
|James R. McClintock, 79, of Morley, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital in Cedar Rapids, Iowa.
A celebration of his life service was held on Thursday, June 30, 2011, at 7:00 p.m. at Lahey Funeral Home in Olin, where friends may call on Thursday from 2:00 to 7:00 p.m. Private graveside services were held at the Greene Center Cemetery, Morley, Iowa, with military honors.
James Russell McClintock was born March 4, 1932, in New Lexington, Ohio, to Claude and Mary (Kasler) McClintock. He graduated from Somerset High School in Somerset, Ohio.
He was a sergeant with the Marines serving during the Korean War. James was united in marriage to Hazel E. Herzmann on February 27, 1954, in Strawberry Point, Iowa. He was an industries technician for Anamosa Men's Reformatory in Anamosa for 20 years, retiring in 1997.
James was mayor of Morley for ten years and served on the city council. He was a member of the Jones County Radio Club, Morley Community Club, Morley First United Methodist Church and the Anamosa AMVETS Post #110.
He is survived by his wife, Hazel McClintock of Morley; five children, Dennis McClintock of Mt. Pleasant, Linda McClintock of Cedar Rapids, Mary (Perry) Horne of San Mateo, Florida, JoAnn Gardner of Dallas, Texas, and Eric (Shauna) McClintock of Ely; fourteen grandchildren; thirteen great-grandchildren; four sisters, Barbara Holden of New Lexington, Ohio, Fern (Tim) Romaine of Zanesville, Ohio, Sharon (Kenneth) Carney of Somerset, Ohio, and Donna (Earl) Kane of Lancaster, Ohio; two brothers, Charles Bruce McClintock of Garnavillo, Iowa, and Doug (Rhonda) McClintock of New Lexington, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son and one brother, Fred.
Submitted by: Janet A. Brandt