Precious “Eileen” McClellan

Jan. 20, 1917 – March 1, 2022

Precious “Eileen” McClellan, 105, of Westfield, formerly of Lapel, was safely welcomed into the arms of Jesus her Savior on March 1, 2022, at Sanders Glen Assisted Living in Westfield.

She was born on Jan. 20, 1917, in Lynn, Indiana to Orla Dixon Green and Laura Belle (Jackson) Green.

Mrs. McClellan graduated from Lynn High School class of 1935. She was a homemaker for many years. During that time, she worked in the cafeteria at Lapel High School. In addition, she taught Sunday school at her church. After her husband, Mac, passed away, she stepped out of her comfort zone and became an interpreter in the village at Conner Prairie. Mrs. McClellan enjoyed studying the Bible, doing family history, mowing on her John Deer tractor, and sewing.

Survivors include her daughters, Laurelee Anderson of Westfield and Nathana McFarland of Columbia City; grandchildren Lori Mench, Aaron McFarland, Ronald (Jennifer) McFarland, Kelly (Mark) McKenney and Ami (Tim) Barttrum; and many great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Paris “Mac” McClellan; and two grandchildren, Kimberly Crawford and Cary Anderson.

A funeral service is scheduled to be held at 2 p.m. on Mon., March 7, 2022, at Cyntheanne Christian Church, 13151 Cyntheanne Road, Fishers, Ind., 46037, with the Rev. Larry Renihan officiating. Burial will follow in Gravel Lawn Cemetery.

Visitation is scheduled to be from 12 p.m. to 2 p.m. Mon., March 7, 2022, at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to Cyntheanne Christian Church through the funeral home.

Hersberger-Bozell Funeral Home in Lapel has been entrusted to the services for Eileen. Online condolences can be made at