April 9, 1926 to June 16, 2009
Jack passed away peacefully at Listowel Memorial Hospital on Tuesday June 16, 2009. He resided in Listowel and was born 83 years ago in Toronto, a son of the late Harry & Bertha (Sealey) McLean. Jack was a member of Calvary United Church, a past member of St. John's Masonic Lodge #284 A.F. & A.M., a volunteer at Listowel Memorial Hospital and was a retired sales supervisor with Air Canada. He owned and operated McLean Limousine Service for many years. Jack was the beloved husband of Ethel (Cuthbert) McLean whom he married in 1981; the loving father of Rhonda McLean of Midland and Judy Seifert and Dean Ponich of Edmonton, Alberta and step-father of Sandra and Ken Maber of Miami, Florida, Hugh and Barb McLean and Janis and Charlie Minken all of Burlington; and special grandpa of Trevor and Shelly, Damien, Sara and Rob, Erin and Harold, Kristy and Evan, Scott, Brett and Karrie, Matthew and 7 great-grandchildren. He will be fondly remembered by his sisters-in-law and brother-in-law Mary Lynn of Milton, Ted and Dianne Cuthbert of London, Connie Cuthbert of Toronto and by many nieces & nephews. Jack was predeceased by twin sisters in infancy and his brothers Wally, Rod and his wife Audrey, Ralph and his wife Kay and granddaughter Holly. At Jack's request, cremation has taken place. There will be no funeral home visitation. A celebration of Jack's life will be held at Calvary United Church, 150 Binning Street, Listowel on Friday June 19, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. with Rev. George Russell officiating. Interment in Mount Pleasant Cemetery, Ethel at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to: Canadian Cancer Society 536 Huron Street Stratford, ON N5A 9Z9 or Calvary United Church 150 Binning Street Listowel, ON N4W 1G8 would be appreciated by the family and can be arranged by calling the funeral home or returning to the Current Funerals page and clicking on the Make Donation link. Please forward your cheque directly to the charity of choice at the above address.