OBITUARY FROM THE POST-TRIBUNE (July 25, 2006)
William H. McClaran was born on March 30th, 1952. He passed away on Sunday, July 16th, 2006 in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Bill grew up in Hobart, Indiana. At an early age Bill took up an interest in how electronic equipment worked. Bill's interests led him into being one of the best computer programmers in his field.
Bill was preceded in death by his father, Elden "Bud" McClaran. Bill is survived by his Mother Marion and Stepfather Paul Summers; his daughter, Becky; two sons, Billy and Jimmy; two Granddaughters, Laure and Ryan. Also surviving Bill are one sister, Patty Diamond; and one brother, Tom; his wife, Diana McClaran; one niece, Lucy; one nephew, Neil, and one great nephew, Cameron.
We love and will miss Bill greatly. We will always carry him in our hearts. Bill made a great impression on anyone's life he came in contact with, always willing to lend a helping hand. Even in death Bill still wants to help. Bill elected to donate his body to science hoping to be part of a cure for Diabetes. If you would like to honor Bill's memory, please make a donation c/o Hospice, 1963 E. High St., Pottstown Pennsylvania 19464.