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Clarence Walter Van Buskirk
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1900
Fort Scott
Bourbon County
Kansas, USA
Death: Aug. 3, 1983

Son of George & Annie Edinger Van Buskirk; husband of Pearl Lucinda Goodwin; married December 1924.Clarence Van Buskirk 1900-1983

VAN BUSKIRK, PARKER, GOODWIN, KELLER, EDINGER

Posted By: Mary Ellen Lanigan
Date: 12/23/2005 at 13:49:39

Ottumwa Courier August 6, 1983

Clarence Van Buskirk, 83, of 616 Pearl Street died at 5:30 p.m. at St. Joseph's Hospital.

He was born April 14, 1900 at Fort Scott Kansas, to George and Annie Edinger Van Buskirk. A resident of Ottumwa most of his life, he was a retired employee of Ottumwa Hotel.He was a member of the Opostolic Pentecostal Church. He married Pearl Goodwin December 1924.

Survivors are his wife; sons Robert and Clarence E.of Ottumwa; a grandson Jerry Parker, who was reared in his home; a daughter Elnoria Dowden of Des Moines; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and a great great grandaughter, and a sister; Marie Keller of Ottumwa.

Services will be 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Reece Funeral Home, the Rev. Donald Baker of Bethel Pentecostal Church officiating. Burial will be in Shaul Cenmetery.

**Clarence, I remember you living in Davenport and great friends of my parents. Rest in peace knowing Pearl has now joined you in eternal rest.



 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Van Buskirk (1860 - 1935)
  Mary Ann Edinger Van Buskirk (1871 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Pearl Lucinda Goodwin Van Buskirk (1909 - 2005)
 
 Children:
  Robert Van Buskirk (1926 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Goldie Opal Van Buskirk Peck (1896 - 1962)*
  Cleo Windle Van Buskirk (1899 - 1965)**
  Clarence Walter Van Buskirk (1900 - 1983)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Shaul Cemetery
Ottumwa
Wapello County
Iowa, USA
Plot: FAIRLAWN~~LOT 23
 
Created by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
Record added: Dec 23, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 12775489
Clarence Walter Van Buskirk
Added by: "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
 
Clarence Walter Van Buskirk
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Clarence Walter Van Buskirk
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- Neil B (John 3:16)
 Added: May. 3, 2008
Pearl has now joined you to share eternal peace. God bless you both. I remember some of the good times our families had together like our picnic at Wild Cat Den when Pearl and my mom Ollie Lanigan contacted poison ivy.
- "IRISH EYES ARE SMILING"
 Added: Dec. 23, 2005
 
 
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