ED McCLINTOCK, AIA Emeritus, age 82, a Retired Architect and Resident of Sunnyside Retirement Community in Harrisonburg, Virginia died at Rockingham Memorial Hospital in Harrisonburg on February 6, 2012.
A Memorial Service will be held Saturday February 11 at 2:00 at Kyger Funeral Home in Harrisonburg. Sunnyside Chaplain Paul O’Gorek will conduct the service. A private burial service will be held at a later date.
Mr. McClintock was the only son of the late Major Clyde E. McClintock, Sr. and Mrs. Alice Eubank McClintock of Bedford, Virginia. He is survived by his wife of 57 years Eleanor Jarrell Adams McClintock, formerly of Richmond, Virginia. He was preceded in death by his sisters Mrs. Virginia Newton of Melbourne, Florida and Mrs. Dorothy Baumgardner of Roanoke, Virginia.
He is survived by two daughters, Mary Kay Swenson and husband, Jeff and Susan M. Hart, both of Richmond, one son John E. McClintock and wife, Michelle of Leesburg, Virginia and four grandsons, Kyle Swenson and wife, Jennifer, Andrew Swenson and fiancé, Jane and Nathan Hart all of Richmond, and Blake McClintock of Leesburg.
Following his graduation from the School of Architecture at the University of Virginia, Mr. McClintock joined the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War. He became a Commissioned Officer following graduation from Officer Candidate School. He remained for a number of years in the Air Force Reserve and resigned as a Captain.
He came to Harrisonburg in 1961 as an Associate of Architect D.P. Davis, Jr. where he maintained the practice following Mr. Davis’ retirement. The firm provided architectural services for over twenty-five school divisions and four colleges.
Mr. McClintock was a member of many civic organizations including the Elks, Kiwanis, and served on the advisory board of the Jefferson National Bank and the Shenandoah Valley Music Festival. He was a former member of the Board of Stewards at Asbury United Methodist Church in Harrisonburg.
In lieu of flowers, donations are encouraged to be made to charitable foundations involved in research and prevention of Alzheimer’s disease and Diabetes.