Born July 23, 1926 in Columbia Cross Roads, Philip Orin was a son of the late Fred and Ruth (Benson) McClure. He graduated with Troy High School’s class of 1944 and received a farming degree from Future Farmers of America.
On June 22, 1946 Pete married the former Marie Teribury in East Troy. They were blessed with nearly 61 years together and raised four children.
In addition to his love for dairy farming, Pete worked for the Oliver Corp. and the Chef- Boy-R-Dee Company. He also enjoyed times spent camping and traveling. In 1962 Pete and Marie established their family’s farm in Mifflinburg into McClure’s Mobile Home Campground and together saw to its daily operations until retiring in 1977.
He was predeceased by his wife Marie on March 10, 2007.
The funeral was held April 9th, at the Pepper Funeral Home, Canton, with Rev. Kenneth Marple officiating.
Burial followed at Glenwood Cemetery in Troy, PA.
In lieu of flowers, consider a memorial in Mr. McClure’s name to a charity of one’s choice.
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