Edison Deroin McClellan, 41, passed away on June 9, 2018, in Spirit Lake, ND.
Edison Deroin McClellan, 41, passed away on June 9, 2018, in Spirit Lake, ND. Services will be held on Wednesday, June 13 at the Bah Kho Je Chena Building in Perkins, Oklahoma, at 12 noon. Interment will follow at the Kent Family Cemetery. Strode Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Edison was born on Nov. 23, 1976, to Mary Louis McClellan in Pawnee, OK. He spent his childhood making many memories in Perkins. He later moved to Tulalip, WA, where he started his family. He had three handsome sons: Darrion, Pierce and Chris McClellan. He enjoyed spending time with them playing video games and just seeing them happy. He also had a brother/best friend, Chris Joseph, whom he named his third son after. He enjoyed fishing/crabbing with Chris and often said that being on the water was the most relaxing thing. Edison also loved the color purple, the Seattle Seahawks and the Oklahoma Sooners. In 2010, it was in Washington where he met the love of his life, Tiffany. They decided to move and make their home in Spirit Lake, ND, where they lived until he became ill. Edison is preceded in death by; his son, Edison McClellan, Jr.; his mother, Mary Louise McClellan; his grandparents, Pierce and Emily McClellan; his uncle, Pierce McClellan, Jr.; his aunts, Carole and Patricia McClellan; his sister, Carrie McClellan; his brother/best friend, Michael Lee Joseph; and his auntie/friend, Carol Littleghost. Edison is survived by his spouse, Tiffany Littleghost; sons, Darrion Solomon, Pierce McClellan and Chris McClellan; stepmom, Sheila McClellan; sisters, Lily Baker, Janie McClellan, Sarah McClellan and Elizabeth; brothers, James Studie and Chris Joseph; cousin, Michael McClellan, Sr.; uncle, Ken McClellan; and aunt, Valerie Hudson. During this difficult time, we are sorry if we forgot to mention anyone and please know that it was not intentional. Casket Bearers will be Chris Joseph, Daniel Zackuse, Nathaniel Zackuse, Darrion Solomon, Pierce McClellan, Michael McClellan, Sr., and Ken McClellan. Honorary Pallbearers will be Merle Hayes, Carnige Hayes, Bernadette Abuan, Daniel Williams, Dion Joseph, Harold Joseph, III., Breland Joseph, Jason Joseph, Jared Zackuse, Hazen Shopbell, Cecelia Shopbell, Michael McClellan, Sr., Elizabeth Littleghost, Marilyn Littleghost, Daniel McKay and Felicia Littleghost. Condolences may be sent to the family and an online obituary viewed by visiting www.strodefh.com.