McClay, William D., age 81 of Villas, passed away on Monday, November 12, 2018. Formerly of Delaware County, PA, William was an area resident from 1972-1982 before he moved to PA, then returned in 2002. He worked for several companies around the Philadelphia area including Nathan Swartz Textile Factory, Hanover Shoe Store, Lee Tire Co., Plygems Paneling Co, Cape May Point Magnesite Factory in NJ, and finally VT Graphics in PA. William enjoyed gardening, especially vegetable gardening, and also, along with his wife Barbara, remodeled several homes for resale together. He was a member of the VFW Peterson Little Post 386 in Cape May, where he was in the pool league and enjoyed playing shuffleboard.
William is survived by his wife of 62 years, Barbara, sons Vincent, Michael, and William; daughters Rita Robb (John), Donna Garretson (Gary), Laura Snow (Michael), and Linda McClay; 13 grandchildren Barbara Singer (Nick), Gary Garretson, Jr (Quinn), Domenic Robb, Marc Robb (Jennifer), Nicole Robb, Anthony Robb (Stephanie Green), Clay Snow, Holly Snow, Cain Snow, William D McClay II, Marissa McClay, Sean McClay and Sara McClay, 10 great-grandchildren Gabrielle, Cole, Emir, Mckinley, Isla, Brooke, Scarlett, Lydia, Landon, and Tripp, brothers John (Barbara) McClay and Alex (Karen) McClay, and sister Marjorie (John) Horan. He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Florence McClay, and brother Thomas McClay.
A Memorial Service for William will be held at 12noon on Monday, November 19, 2018 at the Evoy Funeral Home, 3218 Bayshore Rd, N Cape May; friends may call one hour prior to service from 11am-12pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial donations to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105-1942. Condolences can be shared at www.EvoyFuneralHome.com.