Donald E. McClintock, 94, of Bunker Hill, passed away Tuesday, March 22, 2016, at University Nursing & Rehab in Edwardsville.
He was born April 3, 1921, in Wood River, the son of the late John and Amelia (Wagner) McClintock.
On April 24, 1954, he and Julia Edith Crim were married in Bethalto. She preceded him in death on June 28, 1995.
Don was a WWII U.S. Army Air Corps veteran, serving from 1942 to 1945 as a Liaison Pilot with the 1st Cavalry in the Pacific Theater, and was twice a Bronze Star recipient. After the war he became a self-employed home builder.
Survivors include five children, Donald John (Caroline) McClintock of Collinsville, Kathleen (Estel) Kern of Rosewood Heights, Joseph (Natalia) McClintock of Glen Carbon, John McClintock of Kevil, Ky., and Judith (Joseph) Ray of Bunker Hill; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Besides his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Margaret Gaul; and four brothers, Robert, John, Richard, and William McClintock.
Visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, March 25, 2016, at Paynic Home for Funerals. Services will be private as burial at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto with military honors.
Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.
Online information and guestbook may be found at www.paynicfh.com.