Mr. McCloy was a devoted grandfather. He was an avid Ohio State Buckeye football fan and a St. Louis Cardinals baseball fan. Harry was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Harry Sr. and Imogene, nee Valentine, McCloy.
Surviving are his wife of 43 years, Juanita M., nee Ortega, McCloy, whom he married on August 10, 1973;
one son, Jason (Jane) Cleary of England;
two daughters, Lisa (Richard) Goddard of Sparta, IL,
and Kelly (Matt) Brown of New Baden, IL;
eight grandchildren, Georgia and Max Cleary,
Cody and Allisanne Hummert,
and Josh, Billi, and Alex Brown;
two brothers, Richard McCloy and Jim McCloy;
and four sisters, Linda Shiplett,
Judith Kay Randolph,
and Leona Winegardner.
Memorials may be made to the Illinois Conservation Foundation, www.ilcf.org., 1 Natural Resources Way, Springfield, IL 62702. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.rennerfh.com.
Visitation: Friends may visit with the family from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday, October 17, 2016, and from 8:30 to 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, October 18, 2016, at George Renner & Sons Renner Funeral Home, Belleville, IL.
Funeral: Funeral procession will leave at 9:45 a.m. Tuesday, October 18, 2016, for a 10:30 a.m. graveside service at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, St. Louis, MO.
Sorry I won’t be able to attend Uncle Harry’s services. Please know I will be thinking about everyone and praying for comfort in the days ahead. So many memories as a young child and the fun we all had together. Lots of love Rhonda “Riley” Fulks
, Zanesville , OH, 43701
Lisa, Cody John & (Missy)Alli We are deeply sadden by the loss of your father and grandfather. He was so very proud of all 3 of you for all of your accomplishments. I don’t think I’ve ever seen him without a smile on his face. Harry will always be in our Hearts. Love and Hugs to you all and the rest of your family.
Aunt Sis, Ashley, Kyle & Logan, Freeburg, IL, 62243
So sorry Juanita for you and your children’s’ loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Denver and Sharon Hoelscher, Breese, Illinois , 62230
Juanita my deepest love goes out to you and your family. I know he was a great husband and grandfather. I am so sorry for your loss. Kent and Joan
Joan Knowles, Millstadt, Il, 62226
Juanita, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time of loss. The days ahead won’t be easy, but you have a family that loves you and some “old girlfriends” that have not forgotten you. My sincere condolences.
Pat Davis, Granite City, Illinois, 62040
Sorry i am out of town and cannot attend the visitation. I wanted to wish you and your family our condolences. Sorry for your loss Juanita, Harry was a nice guy.
The Arnold’s, Aviston, IL, 62216
I’m so sorry I couldn’t be there,i’ll always Love and miss you so much little brother .R.I.P.I’ll remember the dat we had together on your birthday.Love you, your big sister.
Estella M.McCloy Riley, Crooksville, Ohoi, 43731
Juanita and family, I am so very sorry about the loss of your husband and father. My thoughts and prayers are with you all during this very sad time. God be with you all.
Judy Bergen, Belleville, IL, 62221