Patsy Gayle McClary, 76, died Jan. 12, 2014 at Great Bend Regional Hospital. Born July 18, 1937 in Lyons, she was the daughter of W.V. and Edna Lucille (Golightly) Barnett. On Jan. 22, 1956, she married Robert J. McClary in Great Bend. He died on April 4, 2012. A resident of Great Bend most of her life, she was an office manager and bookkeeper for Standard Liquor until her retirement.
Mrs. McClary was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church. She was a volunteer for Salvation Army, Heartland Shares, and the Hoisington Tornado Relief.
Survivors include one son, Eric McClary of Great Bend; one brother, W. Ron Barnett and his wife Kathleen, of El Dorado Hills, Calif.; and two grandchildren, Keari Lynn Schmidt of Kansas City, Mo. and Kaden Lee Peters of Lindsborg. She was preceded in death by one son, Matthew Shawn McClary; and one daughter, Heather Dawn Peters.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday at St. John’s Episcopal Church in Great Bend with Father Kevin Schmidt officiating. Burial will be at the Great Bend Cemetery. There will be no visitation as cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorials to Golden Belt Humane Society, in care of the funeral home. Condolences may be sent and notice viewed at www.bryantfh.net
Funeral arrangements provided by
Bryant Funeral Home*
1425 Patton Road
Great Bend, Ks. 67530
Great Bend (Kan) Tribune, Jan. 14, 2014