- April 10, 1941 - July 23, 2016
- Palm Desert, California
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“OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY TO THE McCLURE FAMILY. I WORKED WITH GORDEN AT CALTROL FOR 18 YEARS ON VARIOUS JOBS AND WE MADE MANY SALES CALLS TOGETHER AS...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: WILLIAM LINDBLOM - IA - Coworker
“Gordon was part of my life from Bloomington elementary schools thru Colton High School and even though we went different directions later I always...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Bette Walker Philpott Cook - CA
“Dear Linda, We are so sorry for your loss. We will always remember spending such a pleasant day with you and Gordon when you visited us. Our...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Susan and Joe Clabby - Stratford, CT
“Our deepest sympathyLove. Gina and family-friendly
4 of 9 | Posted by: gina -fAvery. - mission hills, CA
“Linda:We are so very sorry for your loss. We will miss Gordie's friendship, his great smile, witty sense of humor, and putting up with our old...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jack & Diane Lidyard - CA
“Our deepest sympathy to Linda, his beloved wife, and the entire McClure family. We had the privilege of knowing him as a friend and neighbor since...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Carolyn & Gordon Skinner - CA
“You will always be loved and remembered by your classmates and lifelong friends. Its been a beautiful journey and you were always a wonderful part...Read More »
7 of 9 | Posted by: NIKKI LAMBETH - Sun City, AZ
“Gordon was a great guy and a big asset to Woodhaven CC with the online sites he set up to promote WCC.We attended some of his computer classes, but...Read More »
8 of 9 | Posted by: Jay & Marolyn Rodriguez - CA
“This candle is lite for another star to appear in the sky above!!Clair and Robin
9 of 9 | Posted by: Robin Stampfli - Chico, CA
David Gordon McClure Jr., 75, of Palm Desert, CA, passed away peacefully on July 23, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Gordon was born in Vancover, Washington on April 10, 1941.
Gordon graduated from Colton Union high School in 1959. After high school he attended Pasadena City College for two years and than served in the Marine Corps Recruit in San Diego, CA. Gordon was married to Linda M McClure (Colasanti) on April 8, 1989, they were married 27 years.
Gordon worked as a sales engineer at Caltrol Inc. for 32 years. After his retirement he enjoyed golfing, hiking, and loved spending time with his grandchildren. He also had a passion for helping family and friends set up their computers and iPads or solve other questions. Gordon was well known at Woodhaven Country Club as the "Computer Geek Guy."
Gordon is survived by his son, Darin McClure and his wife Lisa McClure; his 2 grandchildren Ella an Kate McClure, his two Brothers, Tom McClure and his wife Paula McClure and Roger McClure; his sister Penny Wieder and her husband Bob Wieder; all his nephews and nieces; and the rest of his family and friends.
Gordon is preceded in death by his parents, David Gordon McClure Sr. and Josephine Allie Parker.
In Lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to The National Pancreas Foundation.