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Information for C. L. “Mack” McClenny
17 April, 1900 – 13 January, 1983
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
January, 1983

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C.L. “Mack”

    Services for C. L. "Mack" McClenny, 82, of 204 Almon street, Nampa, who died Thursday, January 13, at a Nampa Hospital, were conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday at Flahiff Funeral Chapel of Nampa by Dr. John W. Wallace, Nampa First Presbyterian Church.  Masonic rites were conducted by Ashlar Lodge no. 90, A.F. & A.M.  Interment was at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Caldwell.
    He was born April 17, 1900, at Topeka, Kansas, and was reared and attended school in Kansas.  He began his life-long career with the railroad at Collier, Colo, in 1918.  When he moved to Idaho he was employed as a dispatcher by Union Pacific Railroad.
    He married Cleora Benedict January 25, 1951, at Winnemucca, Nevada, and they made their home in Nampa.  She died May 25, 1968.  He married Della Macy September 4, 1970, at Winnemucca.  She died March 26, 1979.  He retired in 1965.
    He was an elder and deacon in the Presbyterian Church, a member of  the American Train Dispatchers Association, a member of the Order of Railroad Telegraphers, a 50-year member of Ashlar Lodge No. 90, A.F. & A.M.; past patron of Rainbow Chapter No. 80, 0.E.S.; and the El Korah Shrine, Boise.
    One daughter preceded him in death.

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