Charles Hume McClure


Memorial service

Saturday April 27, 2019

11:00 AM

North Chevy Chase Christian Church

8814 Kensington Parkway, Chevy Chase, MD, USA

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On Tuesday, April 2, 2019 Hume McClure, age 77, of Kensington, MD passed away after a brief illness.

He was born July 31, 1941 in Richmond, KY to the late Howard Vandivier McClure and Jane Porter McClure. He spent his childhood as a resident of London, KY, attended the University of Kentucky for undergraduate and graduate school, ultimately obtaining a Masters Degree in Electrical Engineering. He met his now deceased wife, Frances, there and they eventually settled in the Washington, D.C area where he worked for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), after serving in the NOAA Corps as a Lieutenant Commander. He was also an avid cyclist, former pilot, HAM Radio operator, and an active member of North Chevy Chase Christian Church.

Beloved husband of Frances "Fran" McClure (died 2011); devoted father of Ann McClure (partner, Wayne Smith) and Carrie Lee (husband, Frank); cherished grandfather of Meredith and Jackson Lee. His only brother, Scott, died in 2007 (Scott's wife, Frances, survives him, as well as Hume's two nephews Bradley and Lyle and their families.)

A memorial service at North Chevy Chase Christian Church in Chevy Chase, MD will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, April 27, 2019. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Montgomery Hospice, Friends of Brookside Gardens or North Chevy Chase Christian Church.

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