|Birth: ||Feb. 14, 1938|
|Death: ||Jun. 14, 2007|
DAVID MERTON CLICKNER, USMC(ret), 69, Bastrop, TX
David M. Clickner, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2007, surrounded by friends and family after a brief illness. He was born in Kalamazoo, MI, on February 14, 1938. He was a proud Veteran of the Vietnam War and retired from the USMC after 20 yrs. of dedicated service.
He graduated with honors from Western Michigan University with a degree in Electrical Engineering.
He spent his retirement years as Assistant Chief with the Circle D Volunteer Fire Department where he made many close friends. Throughout his life he served the community and was a member of many organizations, including the IEEE, the Old Crows, the American Legion, the Foresters, and the TROA.
David was a dedicated and loving husband, and father, grandpa, brother and friend. He is survived by his wife of 51 years, Jacqueline A. Clickner; brother, LaVerne Arnold, and wife, Cindy, of Oxnard, CA; sister, Sally Draper, and husband, Gary, of Alamo, Michigan.
He will be missed greatly by his children, David C. Clickner, and wife, Ruth Anne, of Newman, GA; Lee Ann Troyka, and husband, Vince, of Columbia, SC; Nancy L. Wilson, and husband, Dan of Morris, Ill.; Richard James Clickner, and wife Denise of Bastrop, TX; Kelly M Strickland and husband, Shane, of Shreveport, LA.; Stacie A. Clickner, of Bastrop, TX; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
He will be remembered and held in the hearts of many, especially dearest friends, Elmer and Marilyn Funderburk; Alvin and Angela Summers; Tory Summers; and Judy West.
The visitation for David will be Monday, June 18, 2007, from 6:00-8:00 in the evening at Morris-Jones-Newby Funeral Home. The funeral service will be held Tuesday, June 19, 2007, at Morris-Jones-Newby Funeral Home.
From The Austin American Statesman
(Service with Military Honors)
Mother: Gertrude Alta Blessing (1908-1983)
Merton Bowen Clickner (1903 - 1965)
Cremated, Location of ashes is unknown.
Created by: Max
Record added: Oct 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 77604339
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