MATTOON -- Billy Gene McCleary, age 83, of Mattoon passed away at 9:15 a.m. on Monday, January 15, 2018 at Carle Foundation Hospital.
A memorial services will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at The Apostolic Center, 205 Country Club Road, Mattoon, IL 61938. Burial will take place at a later date. Schilling Funeral Home is assisting the family.
Billy was born on July 15, 1934 in Mattoon the son of Raymond and Grace McCleary.
Billy worked at General Electric for 22 years as a maintenance technician. He later worked and retired from the United States Postal Service after 23 years of service.
Memorial donations in his honor are suggested to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences may be expressed at www.schillingfuneralhome.net or Schilling Funeral Home’s Facebook page.