Obituary of Barbara Jean McClain
Barbara J. McClain, 86, went to be with the Lord on Monday, October 5, 2020, at her daughter’s home in Tionesta. Barbara was born in Fagundus on February 7, 1934, to the late Harry W. and Iva B. (Richardson) Manross. She married Glenn R. “Jack” McClain at West Hickory United Methodist Church on June 9, 1951. Mr. McClain preceded her in death on April 30, 2013. She attended local schools and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in education in 1984 and a Master’s Teacher degree in 1985 from Ohio University. Barbara was a member of Pleasant Community Church in Warren. She enjoyed quilting, sewing and being on facebook with family and friends. She was employed by Manassas Park City Schools, Manassas, VA, before her retirement. She taught the physically and mentally handicapped in her career in Special Education. Barbara is survived by her children, Jacklyn Schillinger and husband Pete of Tionesta, Marian Forshee and husband Walter “Jiggs” of Jamestown, NY, Kim Yarnevic and husband Eddie of Benwood, WV;a daughter-in-law, Fran Garrison Wimer of Fagundus;and many grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son Donald K. Garrison; and 2 brothers, Harry and David Manross. A private graveside service is being conducted for the family at the Fagundus family cemetery with a memorial service to be held at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to Clarion/Forest VNA Hospice, 271 Perkins Rd., Clarion, PA 16214.