Ervin "Gene" McNeely, age 74, of Clinton, Missouri passed away on Wednesday, March 30, 2022 at Nevada Regional Medical Center in Nevada, Missouri. A 2:00PM memorial graveside service will be on Friday, April 8th, 2022 at Englewood Cemetery in Clinton. The family suggest memorial contributions be made to the Clinton VFW Post 1894 and can be left in care of the funeral home.
Ervin Eugene McNeely of was born on September 13, 1947 in Clinton, Missouri, the son of Walter Ervin and Mildred Maggie (Sell) McNeely. He departed his life on March 30, 2022 at the age of 74 years.
On June 15, 1974 Ervin was united in marriage to Karen Jean Roskop at Leesville in Henry County, Missouri.
Ervin was a truck driver and handyman on everything, loved car shows and the coffee shop. He retired from Windsor Concrete as a manager in 2009. He was a member of VFW Post 1894, a Mason of 548 in Clinton and was an Army Veteran of Vietnam, 1967-1968.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by a sister, Retha June Hammons.
Survivors include his wife Karen of the home, a daughter, Tracy (Joel) Coffey of Clinton, Missouri, a son, Michael (Brooke) Roskop of Blue Springs, Missouri, 6 grandchildren; Alyssa, Lannah, Colby, Shelby, Kylee, Sydney, 2 great grandchildren; Beckham and Adena, his brother, Charles McNeely, his sister, Hazel Scott of Clinton, Missouri and many more family and friends.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home in Clinton, Missouri.