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Albert McClelland- Austin & Bentley Wilfong

Posted on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 7:22 am

Funeral service for Albert Lee McClelland, 83, of Old Monroe, will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013, at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home near Winfield.Rev. Mike Ryan, pastor of First Baptist Church of Winfield, will officiate with burial in Valhalla Cemetery in St. Louis.

Mr. McClelland passed away early Tuesday morning, Jan. 15, 2013, at Elsberry Health Care Center near Elsberry.

Born May 23, 1929, in Windsor, Mo., he was the son of Henry Robert and Anna McClelland.  He was united in marriage on Aug. 22, 1962 in East St. Louis, Mo. to Yvettae Davis.

He worked as an electrician for ITT Blackburn.  He was a member of Winfield First Baptist Church.

Survivors include his beloved wife of 50 years, Yvettae McClelland, of Old Monroe; one son, Danny McClelland of Lake Ozark; two daughters: Marietta Townsend and her husband, Dewey, of St. Charles, MO and Lynn Goff and her husband, Darrell, of Winfield; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.  He also leaves other relatives and friends.

Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013 at Carter-Ricks Funeral Home near Winfield.

Memorials may be made to the First Baptist Church of Winfield in care of Carter-Ricks Funeral Home; 3838 East Highway 47; P.O. Box 253; Winfield, MO 63389.  Online condolences may be made at .


Infant twin boys, Austin Coil Wilfong, and Bentley Christian Wilfong were born and passed away on Jan. 14, 2013 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lake Saint Louis, Mo.

They are the sons of Audrey Wilfong of Winfield,Mo.

A graveside service will  be held on Friday, January 18, 2013. Rev. Darrell Alley to officiate.