McCLURE – Gerald R. McClure aged 82 of Lowell passed away March 6 2008. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years Betty; son Steven McClure of Portland OR; daughter Christine Carocci of Portland OR; sister Betty (Carl) Pierson of Whitehall MI; also several loving nieces and nephews. Gerald was a veteran who served in the South Pacific during WWII. He was a man of many friends who was always willing to help others and had a wonderful sense of humor. Funeral service will be 1 p.m. March 12 at the Roth-Gerst Funeral Home 305 N. Hudson Lowell with Rev. Vance Dimmick officiating. Visitation will be one hour prior to service. Interment Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to: Alzheimer’s Association 213 Sheldon Blvd., S.E., Suite A Grand Rapids MI 49503.