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John M. McClure


John M. McClure, 65, of Oberlin, passed away at home on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 following a brief illness. He was born February 16, 1954 in Barberton.

John worked as a dry waller for most of his adult life. He owned and operated the "Saloon" in Grafton in the early 1980's and was an avid motorcyclist. John was a member of AA in Barberton.

Survivors include his children, John Michael McClure (Alisa) of Wellington, Krista McClure of LaGrange; grandchildren, Grant, Katherine, Lauren and Mason; sister, Marylyn Hockwalt (John) of Mogadore and nephews, Jim bob and Mike.

John was preceded in death by his parents, Earl M. and Maryann (nee Mackovic) McClure and a grandson, Billy Boone.

All services are private.

Funeral arrangements were entrusted to The Laubenthal-Mercado Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Elyria, (440) 322-4626.

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