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| Ellettsville, IN 47429
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| Gosport, IN 47433
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Sydney Lee (Branam) McClary

November 19, 1934 ~ May 27, 2018 (age 83)

Sydney Lee McClary, 83, of Ellettsville, passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 27, 2018. 

Sydney was loved by all who knew her and she will be greatly missed.  Her artistic abilities will live on through her paintings and many beautiful quilts.  She was a member of Mount Pleasant Christian Church in Gosport for over 50 years.  Sydney was married to Thomas D. McClary on May 29, 1952 in Bloomington.  They raised five children together on their farm in Ellettsville. 

She is survived by her husband, Tom of Ellettsville; daughters Susan Gee (Fred) and Angie McClary (Jay Wilkerson); sons Kevin (Crista) and Robert (Marla); and siblings, Dr. George Branam (Linda) and Frances Branam Walden.  

Sydney was preceded in death by daughter Teresa McClary Earley and her parents, Turi (Justis) and Merle Branam.  She was a loving Mamaw to 9 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. 

The funeral service will be held at Noon on Wednesday, May 30 at Mt Pleasant Christian Church, 3100 W. Burma Road, Gosport, IN 47433.  Visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. until time of services.  Burial will follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.   

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts suggested to The Hospice House of Bloomington, c/o IU Health Foundation, 714 S Rogers St, Room 402, Bloomington, IN 47403. 

Donations may be made to:

IU Health-Bloomington Hospice House
2810 S. Deborah Drive, Bloomington IN 47403
Tel: 1-812-353-9818
Web: http://iuhealth.org/bloomington/hospice/

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