Eddie Lee McClellan
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Eddie Lee McClellan was born November 12, 1952 to the parents of Lillie Mae McClellan and Elmo Holliman in New York, New York.
Eddie attended the public and high schools in New York; He joined the military straight from high school, he served two terms in the US Armed Forces where he became Sergeant 'MACK' and earned several medals and awards.
After Eddie services in the military he had a long-standing career as a Developmental Advisor with The Metropolitan DDSO for over 20 years.
Eddie was known for having a great sense of humor, memorable smile and he told great stories from his past; he was well versed on various current events and he was passionate about his Islamic faith.
Throughout the years, he loved to share his passion for ice skating with his family, he also enjoyed watching good movies at the theatre from time to time. Eddie was also a father figure to the children of his community. Those who knew Eddie had nothing but kindness, love and respect for him. Being retired, Eddie marveled at the fact that he did not have to work anymore and he could rest. He talked about bike riding, going for walks and enjoying quiet time. Now he can do all those things and more without worry.
Eddie leaves to cherish his precious memories his loving [wife] Barbara, (5 loving children) Nesheba, Cindy, Gary, Fatima, and Hakeem, (1 granddaughter) Nyla Lei, (2 devoted sisters) Wanda, Livial (Niece) a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.