|Birth: ||May 16, 1913|
|Death: ||Dec. 9, 2011|
Elizabeth H. McClallen passed away peacefully on December 9, 2011, at her home at the Gables. She was born May 16, 1913, in Mount Holly, Vermont, the daughter of Harvey and Martha Hatch. She was predeceased by her husband, Judge Edward G. McClallen, and her four sisters, Ruth Creed, Ednah Appell, Lois Hewett, and Shirley Seward. She is survived by her children, Nancy Hurcomb of Rutland; E. Gregory McClallen and his wife, Carol, of Mendon; and Robert P. McClallen and his wife, Janet of Rutland; her grandchildren, Martha Dardani and her husband, Garrick; Jill Brylev and her husband, Carsten; Christopher Hurcomb and his wife, Krista; Paul Hurcomb and his wife, Diane Bolt; Gregory R. McClallen and his wife, Sara; Christa Larkin and her husband, James; Lori M. Kinsman and her husband, Matthew; Matthew McClallen and his wife, Elizabeth; Michael McClallen; fifteen great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She was a member of Christ the King Church. She was involved in her community, serving for years as a member of the Board of Directors of the "Gray Ladies," a predecessor to RAVNAH.
She was a Certified Amateur Ski Instructor and an avid tennis player. She was an active member of the Pico Ski Club and was awarded Honorary Membership in recognition of her contributions. She continued to ski and play tennis into her eighties.
Betty was one of the "Pioneers" of the Gables, and it truly was her home. Thank you to Dr. Peter Stickney and all of the special people at the Gables who made it possible for her to remain at home during her brief illness.
In accordance with her wishes, there will be no calling hours. A celebration of her life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the MSJ Development Fund, 127 Convent Avenue, Rutland, Vt. 05701; or to the Pico Ski Education Foundation, P.O. Box 6740; Rutland, Vt. 05702.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Clifford Funeral Home.
Published in Rutland Herald from December 10 to December 11, 2011
Edward Fitzpatrick Gregory McClallen (1908 - 1989)
Nancy M McClallen Hurcomb (1937 - 2014)*
Created by: Carol Bestick
Record added: Dec 10, 2011
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