Douglas Clarence McClure, 76, of Grandview died Sunday, May 20, 2007, at Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital.

He was born Feb. 19, 1931, in Weiser, Idaho to Clarence and Henrietta (Smith) McClure. He received his education in Grandview, graduating with the Grandview High School class of 1949. On July 14, 1951, he married Marie Heintz in Yakima. From 1952 to 1954 he served in the U.S. Marine Corp. He worked for Dykstra Slaughter House in Grandview and 31 years at Hanford. He retired in 1995.

He is survived by his wife, Marie McClure of Grandview; his two sons, Gregory McClure of Yakima and Jeffrey McClure of Everett; one daughter, Pamela Blakley and husband, Scott, of Eugene, Ore.; three grandchildren and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Robert McClure.

At his request there will be no formal funeral services. Smith Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.


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