James R. McClintock, 79, of Morley, died Saturday, June 25, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital in Cedar Rapids.
A celebration of his life service was held June 30 at Lahey Funeral Home in Olin. Private graveside services were in the Greene Center Cemetery, Morley, Iowa, with military honors.
James Russell McClintock was born March 4, 1932, in New Lexington, Ohio, to Claude and Mary (Kasler) McClintock. He graduated from Somerset High School in Somerset, Ohio. He was a sergeant with the Marines serving during the Korean War. He was an industries technician for Anamosa Men’s Reformatory in Anamosa for 20 years, retiring in 1997. James was mayor in Morley for 10 years and served on the city council.
James was united in marriage to Hazel E. Herzmann on Feb. 27, 1954, in Strawberry Point, Iowa.
He is locally survived by a son, Eric (Shauna) McClintock of Ely.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.laheys.com.