Donald L. McClimans, age 80, of US HWY 322, Hartstown, passed away Thursday afternoon, November 17, 2016 in UPMC Hamot, Erie, PA.

He was born in Jamestown, PA on July 20, 1936 son of Laverne and Marion (Gilbert) McClimans.  He was a 1955 graduate of Jamestown High School and served in the United States Army from 1959-1962.

On June 14, 1963 he married Nancy (Hackett) McClimans; she passed away April 18, 2003.   He was a member of Jamestown Presbyterian Church. He had retired in 1985 from Avtex Corp., Meadville where he had been employed for 17 years and after his retirement he worked at Tops Quality Food Grocery Store in Meadville. Don truly enjoyed motorcycles, cars, and watching movies.

He is survived by a daughter, Traci Leija and her husband Sergio of Eagle, ID; a son, Troy McClimans and his wife Lori of Conneaut Lake;  a sister, Marjorie Willis of Linesville, and seven grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, and two brothers, Paul McClimans and James McClimans.

Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.  A memorial service will be planned at a later date.  Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Jamestown PA Food Pantry, 701 Denver St., Jamestown PA 16134 or Jamestown VFW Post #5422, P.O.Box 464, Jamestown, PA 16134. Arrangements are under the direction of Loutzenhiser-Randall Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 416 Liberty St., Jamestown.



  1. George Henretty George Henretty
    November 19, 2016    

    Tracy & Troy so sorry for your loss,Don was a great person and will be dearly missed.

  2. Todd and Teressa McClimans Todd and Teressa McClimans
    November 19, 2016    

    We’re so sorry for your loss! Uncle Duck was such a kind soul.

  3. Jerry and Rae Marie McLaughlin Jerry and Rae Marie McLaughlin
    November 19, 2016    

    We are so very sorry to hear about Duck. Always enjoyed talking with him when we saw him. Usually talked about motorcycles !

  4. Blake, Gwen, Alex, Alaina, and Isabella Mariacher Blake, Gwen, Alex, Alaina, and Isabella Mariacher
    November 20, 2016    

    Traci & Troy – you are in our thoughts and prayers…. Blessings and peace to you during this difficult time.

  5. Jerry Stumpff Family Jerry Stumpff Family
    November 21, 2016    

    Sorry for your loss, Don was a good friend and co-worker for the last 25 years. Will miss talking about cars and everything about
    years past. He is now reunited with Nancy , you can take comfort in knowing he is with her and the Lord. Take care and God Bless.

  6. Armando Torres Armando Torres
    November 21, 2016    

    Traci and Sergio, and family. Please accept my condolences. Please call us, your Maryland Family, if there is anything we can do.

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