Barbara Murphy McLean, North Scranton, died Monday at home. She was the widow of Harold McLean who died in June 2011. The couple had been married for 40 years.
Born in Cleveland, OH she was the daughter of the late Jerome and Joan Reese Murphy. She was of the Catholic faith. Prior to retirement she had been employed by Cleanrite Cleaners and Haddon Craftsman.
She was an avid Cleveland Browns fan and loved to travel to Atlantic City.
Surviving are sons Thomas McLean and his wife Deborah of Union Dale and Brian McLean and his wife Deborah of Old Forge; brothers Daniel Murphy and Gary Lance; sisters Patty Rosengrant, Joan Schott and Tracy Langan; grandchildren Sara Ferroggiaro and Jacob and Joseph McLean; step grandchildren Rebecca Evans and Melissa Evans Rodriguez; step great grandchildren Matthew Hodgins and Myah Entrot.
She was preceded in death by a sister Geraldine Zachosky.
A Memorial Mass will be celebrated Friday at 10am in the Immaculate Conception Church 801 Taylor Ave Scranton.
Friends may call Thursday from 5-8pm in the Vanston and James Funeral Home 1401 Ash St. Scranton
Anyone wishing to express their condolences to the family or to share a memory of Barbara please visit www.vanstonandjames.com