Robert James “Bob” MacLean December 17, 1948 - December 30, 2021

Robert James “Bob” MacLean, 73, of Allentown, passed away Thursday, December 30, 2021, in his home. He was the husband of Gloria J. (Reaser) MacLean. They celebrated their 24th wedding anniversary in October 2021. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late William J. and Grace E. (Stephens) MacLean. Bob was a graduate of the Milton Hershey School. He was a Sergeant with the U.S. Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. Bob worked as a Packager at the Morning Cal for 31 years before retiring in 2012. He was a member of Christ E.C. Church, Allentown where he was a choir member. Bob was also a member of the Gideons. He was a collector of American Flyer Trains and enjoyed traveling and spending time with his children.

Survivors: Wife, Gloria; Sons: William A. and his wife Ginger of Colorado Springs, CO, Steven J. and his wife Cindy of Mount Joy, PA, Brian R. and his wife Michelle of Akron, OH, Jeffrey A. and his wife Sarah of Colorado Springs, CO; Grandchildren: Amber, Autumn, Billy, Faith, Sarah, Rebekah, Ellianna, Felicity, Ryker, Rylee; Sister: Carol D. Mitchell and her husband Arnold of Edinburg, VA.

Services: 11 am Wednesday, Christ E.C. Church, 2135 W. Tilghman St., Allentown 18104. Call 10 – 11 am Wednesday in the church. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. www.stephensfuneral.com.

In Memory of Robert, donations can be made to American Lung Assoc., and mailed to the funeral home, 274 N. Krocks Rd., Allentown PA 18106.


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