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Clyde Wesley Butler
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Birth: Aug. 29, 1911
Cooperstown
Otsego County
New York, USA
Death: Dec. 23, 1976
Cooperstown
Otsego County
New York, USA

The Daily Press, Utica, NY. December 24, 1976

Clyde W. Butler

Cooperstown - Clyde W. Butler, 65 of 30 Walnut St., a retired Cooperstown businessman, died yesterday at Bassett Hospital after a brief illness.

He was born in Cooperstown and attended Cooperstown High
School. He married Agnes I. Merrell in 1931 in Cooperstown.
For many years he worked for the Freeman's Journal Printing
Co. Between 1940 and 1955 he was employed as the manager
of the Chestnut Street Victory Market.

Mr. Butler became a co-owner in the Butler Press Inc. here with his brother in 1955. After his brother's death, he sold the business to his son, who now operates it.

He was a member and former chief of the Cooperstown Fire Department, a member of the Otsego Lodge 138 F&AM and a member of the First Baptist Church of Cooperstown.

Besides his wife, he leaves two daughters, Mrs. Richard (Jean) Olin of South Venice, Fla. and Mrs. Paul (Susan) Willson of Indiana; a son, Richard C. Butler of Cooperstown, and a brother Eugene G. Butler, of Deerfield Beach, Fla.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Lakewood Cemetery.

Calling hours will be all day Sunday at the Ingalls, Connell, and Dow Funeral Home. The family will be in attendance from 7 to 9 p.m. There will be a Masonic memorial service at 8 p.m. 
 
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 Parents:
  Dorr E. Butler (1885 - 1965)
  Elma Pearl Betts Butler (1888 - 1955)
 
 Spouse:
  Agnes Irene Merrell Butler (1912 - 1999)
 
 Siblings:
  Harold Dorr Butler (1908 - 1967)*
  Clyde Wesley Butler (1911 - 1976)
  Gerald Wayne Butler (1914 - 1963)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Lakewood Cemetery
Cooperstown
Otsego County
New York, USA
 
Created by: Addie
Record added: Jun 24, 2012
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Clyde Wesley Butler
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Clyde Wesley Butler
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Rest in eternal peace
- Ann Joscher
 Added: Feb. 8, 2015
 
 
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