- 67 years old
- Date of birth: Nov 20, 1944
- Place of birth:
Newport News, Virginia, United States
- Date of passing: Jun 28, 2012
- Place of passing:
Palo Alto, California, United States
|Let the memory of Gene be with us forever|
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Napoleon Eugene McClure, Jr., 67, born on November 20, 1944 and passed away on June 28, 2012. We will remember him forever.
*** Memorial Services ***
Memorial service will be held on
Tuesday, July 10, 2012 at 11:00 a.m.
660 Donohoe Street, East Palo Alto, CA 94303
Homegoing Celebration will be held immediately following at
Bibleway Christian Center
2080 Oakland Road, San Jose, CA 95131
Final Resting will be held on
Friday, July 13, 2012 at 12:30 p.m.
San Joaquin National Cemetary
32053 West McCabe Road, Gustine, CA 95322
"Happy birthday dad!...with each passing day you are forever missed and will always have a special place in our hearts......you were a loving father, a dear friend, and a great person to the ones you touched. "Taken too soon and always forever missed""
"Hey Gene...you were always a huge inspiration to me, you always took the time to talk with me about work and later on about the military as you and I both are old soldiers. You Will Always Be The Man!! Miss you brother..."
"Remembering Gene now and always.
Love you always,
"I will always remember Gene, he was always kind toward me, and had a great sense of humor.
I'm happy that you all had him in your lives. Love - Bev"
How could I forget you!! You were a lovable character. And when I say that I have to smile. I appreciate that we were friends.
THIS IS AN EXCELLENT way to keep your memory.
You were loved. Bev"
"We may no longer see Gene's bright smile in person or share his
never ending sense of humor but for sure his memories will live on with us forever."
"Happy Birthday dad! You may be gone but will never be forgotten. I love you with all my heart and miss you dearly."
"Because I had no way to get to my brothers funeral, my closure is very diffficult. I missed him very much and am praying for my promised comforter to soon arrive.Then I know the tears will stop and I will be able to go on. I will forever miss him for he was my big brother whom I 'love' dearly. I am glad I told him "I Love You" everytime we talked."
"My Dear Friend Gene, Good bye may seem forever. Farewell is like the end, but in my heart is the memory and there you will always be.
In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. (Pree)"
"I will miss you and love you always! Til we see each other again "My Father"..."
"My dad touched the lives of many people in some way, shape, or form and asked for nothing in return. In the things he said, his actions, or in some way made you feel as if you were a member of the family. That was the type of person he was. He always told me " I will live forever" and I understand what he meant. He will always have a special place in our hearts in our memories and..."
"My wife and I are saddened by Gene's passing and send our condolences to the family. I knew Gene from work and we live in the same area and would have a 'meeting' at the supermarket or CVS. We'll always remember him."
"May God rest your SOUL my friend. We will forever miss your upbeat personality and how you would make MVM Engine Mechanical a live and fun place to be with your visits. Our deepest condolences to the family...."
"To everything there is a season, and a time to every purpose under the heaven: 2. A time to be born and a time to die; a time to plant and a time to pluck up that which was planted 4. A time to weep and a time to laugh, a time mourn, and a time to dance. Eccl; 1-2 and 4,
I will miss the phone calls, your laughter, and the many memories. I will miss you my friend."
"Oh Gene how I will miss your phone calls and your uplifting spirit.
He always called me his brother from another mother.He never missed
a call to my Chris on birthdays and mothers days always uplifting and made both of us laugh. Well Gene you and Chris are up in heaven dancing."
"God bless Gene and his family ! May he rest in peace !
"I have known Gene for more than 35 years, He always had positive thiings to say whenever we talked. He will be missed a lot by all of us
who knew him."
"Gene has always brought our family so many laughs and smiles. I always was amazed at how genuine and compassionate he is and how he never failed to acknowledge my family and our friendship with him.
Our prayers are with you and your family. This world is missing out on an amazing man. -The Schulte family"
"Our hearts were saddened to hear of your sudden passing. We will miss you dearly, as you were a vital part of our lives. We will always cherish the moments we shared together whenever you were "home." Your phone calls meant so much to us, thank you for your thoughtfulness. We shall never forget our dear friend, "Gene McClure." To the McClure Family may God grant you peace and comfort."
""Death leaves a heartache no one can heal - But love leaves a memory no one can steal" My sympathies go out to the McClure family in this time of bereavement. May God bless and keep you all."
"My Dear Friend, Your will truely be missed by Becky and family. You were always a friend I could depend on. It hurt all of us so much when we heard of your sudden passing, and still cant believe your gone. When you were around you always had the family laughing. Love you always Gene, not a day will go by that you not thought of! Rest In Paradise Gene! Love always Becky, Oldfolks, & Family"
My Dear, you will be missed. It was so wonderful that you would call
just to say, "how are you?" When Gene was in the House, we knew
it. We know that you are in a better place.
My love to all your family. Love - Bev"
"I would like to extend my condolences to the McClure Family. I never had the honor of meeting Gene, but if he was anything like his brother John, then I know for sure that he was a upstanding and classy guy. My heart and prayers are with the family."
"My heart was deeply sadden when I heard this news. We had all lookied forward to having you joy us for our 50th class reunion.Having you in our presence was always pleasant.You were a gentleman. High school class gathering will no longer be the same. To the family, please know that The Emmett Scott Class of 1962 will sorely miss Gene. Joyce and Dub Massey"
"To My cousin Gene. I was so shocked to hear of your sudden passing I will always cherished the phone calls and will keep that special place in my heart for you my cousin, classmate and friend. May you rest in peace!
Shirley and Oscar."
"There is a time of still waters that comes to us all, a time when we hear the Lord's gentle call...He ask us to trust him,to be still and rest,as he works to accomplish his will for our best. Gene heard and answered the gentle call. We too will answer that call. Family and friends be strong!!.I love you all."
"But I tell you what. When he did show up! (Smile)
There is no absence for this for our family. We have been giving countless memories, moments to draw strength from. I will forever hold my own close to my heart. I can only dream to affect the generation after so profoundly. You are loved Uncle Gene. See you soon....."
"My Uncle Willie. God knows, little me, wanted a bop in my step, the one my Uncle Nay carried. The raw smoothness of my Uncle John, quiet as kept...I even wished I could sit still and do like my Uncle Paul Jr., and smile, fall asleep inthe 1st inning only to awake in the 9th NEVER MISSING A SINGLE PITCH. (SMILE). My Uncle Gene was a star. Maybe because me and Tori didn't see him often?"
"My heart and deepest prayers strecth to our family, friends, and loved ones. I remember as a child running around the house, during countless gatherings. In my youth, you could not have convinced my brother and I any differently. HANDS DOWN, my Uncles stood represented the true meaning of MAN. I wanted the humor of my Uncle Charles, the flare of Uncle Oscar, the bigger than life statute of"
"I will always remember and love my brother Gene. In my minds eye I see him so clearly and wish I could tell him just one more time how much I love him. I pray that God Our Father gives him rest until we meet again. "Already missing U Gene"."
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