Jeffrey Paul McLean, 44 of Connellsville, passed away, Saturday, October 13, 2012 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born October 27, 1967 in Mt. Pleasant a son of the late Raymond J. McLean, Jr. who died August 27, 2012 and Grace M. (Lane) McLean.
Jeff was a driver for Veolia Environmental Services and was previously employed as a dispatcher for Waste Management. He was a graduate of Yough High School and was a member of the Scottdale Mennonite Church. He enjoyed playing the guitar; fishing, camping, woodworking and gardening and loved spending time with his family.
In addition to his mother, Grace, Jeff is survived by his wife, Sheila (Kelley) McLean; four children, Alicia Hyde and husband Mitch; Zachary McLean; Katlyn McLean and Sydney McLean; two step-sons, Steven and Brandon Bell; a grandson, Zeplin Karbon Hyde; two sisters, Susan Saccani and Patricia McLean; his father-in-law, Larry Kelley and wife Kathleen; his mother in law, Marie Kelley and fiancAC., Gene West; brothers-in- law, Shawn Kelley (Jessie) and Justin Lacotta; sisters-in-law, Shannon Kelley (fiancAC.e Shawn Morris); Laura Brubacher (Steve); nieces, Allison & Maria Saccani; Brooklyn Burks; Megan & Madison Morris; nephews, Joseph Markish, Aran & Devin Brubacher; Talvin Barnes; Jacob, Conner & Ian Kelley; a great nephew, Ahmaree Anjree Barnes and special friend Kevin Morris and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins.
In addition to his father, Jeff was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond J. McLean, III.
At Jeff's request, there will be no viewing. A memorial service will be held on Saturday at 2 pm in the Scottdale Mennonite Church, 801 Market St. Scottdale with Rev. Conrad Mast officiating. Inurnment will take place in the Pennsville Mennonite Cemetery, Upper Tyrone Township. Arrangements are in the care of GRAFT-JACQUILLARD FUNERAL & CREMATION SERVICES, INC. (a Cremation with Confidence provider), 303 Pittsburgh St. Scottdale