Services

Graveside Service

Mon. Mar. 30, 2020
11:00 am

Memorial Oaks Cemetery

13001 Katy Freeway
Houston , TX 77079.
Mon. Mar. 30, 2020
11:00 am
Memorial Oaks Cemetery
13001 Katy Freeway
Houston , TX 77079.
In Memory of
Mary Ellen McClellan
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Mary Ellen McClellan died on March 23, 2020. She was born in Okmulgee, Oklahoma July 26, 1928 to parents, Ivy and Joseph Hassell.   

She graduated from Okmulgee High School and attended William Woods College, Fulton, MO.  She received a B. S. degree from the University of Oklahoma in 1950 where she was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority and Pi Omega Pi, honorary education fraternity.  That same year, she married Joseph L. McClellan and they lived in Ponca City, Oklahoma until their move to Houston in 1967.  Joe died in 1988.  Mary Ellen married Robert Lee in 1992.  During their marriage, they traveled extensively.  Bob died in 2003.  She and Bob were members of Memorial Drive Presbyterian Church and Lakeside Country Club.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her son, Timothy McClellan, her brother, Joseph H. Hassell and his wife, Nil.  She is survived by her daughter, Regan Burrows, her son Patrick McClellan and wife Tina, her grandchildren: Andrew and wife Allison, Katherine and husband Taylor Hastings, Will and wife Casey, Matt and wife Kim, and Susan Burrows, and numerous great-grandchildren.   Also surviving are nieces and nephews and their spouses: Jim and Caroline Hassell, Page and Dolph Hayden, Jim & Deb Thompson, David Thompson, and Nancy Thompson.

Mary Ellen loved her family and friends and... through the years... her bridge groups, kitchen crew at MDPC, her neighborhood Women's club and her KKG alumnae groups.

Graveside Service will be on Monday, March 30, 2020 at 11 AM at Memorial Oaks Cemetery.