In memory of
Evamae "Eve" McClenahan Evamae "Eve" McClenahan, 84, a former resident of Rhinebeck, passed away on October 11, 2016, in Fort Myers, FL with her family by her side. Born on September 23, 1932 in Kingston, NY, she was the daughter of the late Burton and Esther (Kellerman) Richter. On April 9, 1950 at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Kingston, she married Dr. James McClenahan. Dr. McClenahan predeceased Eve in 2005. Eve was a Kingston Alumni and a member of the Third Lutheran Church. She worked many years as a Receptionist in her husband's Optometry office. A large part of her life was working with the Caregivers of Rhinebeck, transporting community members to their doctor appointments and assisting them along the way. She also worked the Voting Polls in the Dutchess County area. Eve is survived by her children, James G. (Nancy) of The Villages, FL, Virginia Flood of Pawling, Peter (Alice) of Mandeville, LA, Mark T. of Johnson City, Seth (Wendy) of Rhinebeck, and Tad (Annette) of Fort Myers, FL; grandchildren, James Ryan Sr., Matthew, Sally, Kelley, Seth, Samantha, Madalyn, and Kerrigan; and great grandchildren James Ryan Jr. and Libby, as well as many friends and extended family. Visitation will be held on Monday October 17 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 PM at the Dapson-Chestney Funeral Home, 51 W. Market St., Rhinebeck. Funeral Services will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday October 18 at 10 AM. Burial will follow in the Rhinebeck Cemetery. To send and online condolence, please visit www.dap sonchestney.com
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