Lillian Cleary (nee Schluth), of the Mayfair section of Philadelphia, passed away on December 8, 2022, at age 85.  Beloved wife of the late John J. Cleary, Sr. Loving mother of John J. Jr. (Virginia), Janet, Lillian Marsella (Frank), Rose Taraborelli (Tom), Terry Schneider (Matt), Linda, Jim and the late Susan. Grandmother of Stephanie, Donna, Lea, Michele, Deana, John, III and Janine. Great grandmother of Sydney, Nickolas, Sienna, Devin, Andrew, Lyla and Vivienne. Sister of Terry Andrayo (Mike), Albert Schluth (Linda) and the late William (Margie), Richard (Nellie) and Janet Plasha (Bill). Sadly missed by many loving nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to attend her viewing and funeral on Wednesday, December 14, from 9:30am – 11:00am at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. (between Unruh & Knorr Sts) There will be a prayer service at 11:00am with burial to follow in Magnolia Cemetery.  Kindly omit flowers and consider donations in Lillian’s memory to  Philabundance.