|Birth: ||Jun. 13, 1920|
|Death: ||Apr. 1, 2005|
Dale Henry Clobus , 84, of 944 Spruce Ridge Drive, Stuart, Fla., former owner of Commercial Printing Co., died the morning of April 1, 2005, in Jameson Care Center, New Castle, PA.
Born June 13, 1920, in Butler, he was a son of Frank C. and Clara Clobus. His wife, Elizabeth Jane Clobus, preceded him in death in August 1999.
Mr. Clobus owned Commercial Printing from 1962 through 1984, having taken it over from his father, Frank, who started the company in 1931.
Mr. Clobus was a graduate of New Castle High School and attended the London School of Printing and the England Royal Engineers School in Wales.
He served as a staff sergeant in London in the Army during World War II.
He enjoyed boating, traveling and fishing. He was a member of the Lawrence Club, the Elks clubs of Stuart and New Castle, the Power Squadron of Stuart, the Amara Shriners of Palm Beach Gardens in Florida, and the U.S. Armed Forces Rowing Team in London.
He was past commodore of the Coconut Point Yacht Club in Stuart, past King Lion of the Walmo Lions Club and past president of Lawrence Caravan 15 Syria Temple.
He also had 50 years of service with the Ancient Accepted Scottish Rite Valley of New Castle.
Mr. Clobus attended the Presbyterian Church of Hobe Sound [?], Fla., and was a longtime past member of Northminster Presbyterian Church in Neshannock Township.
Survivors include three sons and two daughters-in-law, Robert D. and Sandy of Fort Lauderdale, Gary A. of New Castle and Martin C. and Maryett Clobus , also of New Castle; a sister, Clara Henderson of Tryon, N.C.; and four grandchildren.
Calling hours are from 4 to 5 p.m. Monday at the R. Cunningham Funeral Home, 2429 Wilmington Road.
A service will follow at 5 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Andrew Jillson of Northminster Presbyterian Church officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Castle Lions Club, 507 E. Fairfield Ave., New Castle 16105.
Published in the New Castle News, Saturday, April 2, 2005
Name: Dale H. Clobus
Last Residence: 34994 Stuart, Martin, Florida
Born: 13 Jun 1920
Died: 1 Apr 2005
State (Year) SSN issued: Pennsylvania (Before 1951)
Name: Dale H Clobus
Birth Year: 1920
Nativity State or Country: Pennsylvania
State of Residence: Pennsylvania
County or City: Lawrence
Enlistment Date: 24 Jan 1942
Enlistment State: Pennsylvania
Enlistment City: Pittsburgh
Branch: Air Corps
Branch Code: Air Corps
Source: Civil Life
Education: 4 years of high school
Civil Occupation: Pressmen and plate printers, printing
Marital Status: Single, without dependents
Source: WW II Enlistment Records
Carl Heinrich Franz Clobus (1896 - 1987)
Clara Elizabeth Oesterling Clobus (1898 - 2001)
Elizabeth Jane Bloomer Clobus (1920 - 1999)
First Presbyterian Church Memorial Garden
Plot: Wall 2. Marker 1,
Created by: Martin Weybright
Record added: Jun 21, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 92280022