A little bit of innocence was lost in the world when Anthony David MacLean passed away at Aultman Hospital, Dec. 23rd,2021, surrounded by family who loved him dearly. He leaves behind a trail of broken hearts of the countless whose lives he touched. Anthony has always been an active member of the community and loved being part of a team. The family would like to thank Stark Public Royal Knights and The Challenger baseball team (The Giants) for giving him the chance to meet some of his best friends through his love of basketball, softball, and track. Anthony had an amazing childhood with his parents Brett and Brenda MacLean and a plethora of siblings, cousins, nieces, and nephews. He had been living on his own with the help of the other half of his family from Angels In Mission who helped enrich his life in so many ways. We all will remember Anthony as a gentle giant with his childlike innocence that made us all believe in even Santa. He will be missed enormously. Anthony was preceded by his Papa Ray McMullen, Grandma Carol, Uncle Scott, and Uncle Joshua McKelley. He is survived by his parents Brett and Brenda MacLean, Siblings David, Katrina, Chelsea, Kalyn, Cory (Renee), Kyle (Tara), Michael, Kathy, Shaun, Latrice, Chaz, Ceyanna, Karen, Debi, Lisa, Denise, Jessie, Melissa, Traci, Mandy, Elliot. Nieces and Nephews Kennedy, Lyndsee, Ilora, ty, Cody (Ina), Matthew, Cody B, Ava, Liam, Lucas, Aurora, Dominique (Ira), Michael, Donavin, Trent, Tawanna, Tamika, jasmine, Jaxon, Jalen. Arlinda ( bio mom), Aunt Christina, and cousins Donnovan, Diontez, Erika, and Trevante. Best friends Jennifer, Robert and Tyrell. His special Angels Kristina, Theo, Storm, TyRe-Auna, Renee (SSA), and the people at Aultman Hospital ICU. Family and Friends are welcome to attend a celebration of life at Rossi Funeral Home (730 30th street NW Canton, Ohio 44709) on Wednesday Dec. 29th from 6pm-8pm. Please put some respect on his name and come in your best Brown's gear as per his mothers request. Funeral will be Thursday, Dec. 30th at 11am at Rossi with internment to follow immediately after. In lei of flowers donations can be made in Anthony's name to SPSO Sports Booster Club. Checks made to SPSO Booster ATTN: Randi Buhecker. 1206 Locust St.South Canal Fulton, Ohio 44614. The family thanks everyone for the overwhelming amount of support from the community.
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