Clintonia Will McNamara
Ila Clintonia Will McNamara, aged 74, of Gainesville, Florida, passed away on Friday, 26 November 2021. Clintonia was born 30 November 1946 in Gainesville, Florida to Lyda and George Will.
Clintonia graduated from P.K. Yonge High School and married her childhood sweetheart, Ron McNamara when she was 17 years old. Her highest rewards were being a wife and mother and she excelled at both. She was a poet, writer, author and was blessed with creative talents in crafts, scrapbooking, and card making. She loved Jesus and loved telling people how much Jesus loves them. Her gifts were blessing people, making others feel loved and giving, of her time, money and gifts to everyone, and tea parties.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald L. McNamara; her parents, Lyda and George Will; her brother, George Will Jr., her sisters Mary Harris, Charlcey Williams, and Betty White. She is survived by her daughter, Mary E.A. McNamara-O’Grady (David), three grandchildren, Elizabeth Anne O’Grady, Mary Kathryn O’Grady-White (Alex), Sarah Grace O’Grady, and two brothers, Edward Will and Jonathan Will (Angela).
A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, 2 December 2021 at 11:30am at Gainesville Church of God, 7003 NW 39th Avenue, followed by a graveside service at Forest Meadows East, 3700 SE Hawthorne Road, at 1pm followed by food at Gainesville Church of God. In lieu of flowers please send contributions to Gainesville Church of God Guatemala Mission Fund.