Clinton Mateland Smith, Jr

  • Birth 24 Jan 1914 Beaver County, Oklahoma, USA
  • Death 16 Oct 2002 Anchorage, Anchorage Borough, Alaska, USA
  • Burial Fort Richardson, Anchorage Borough, Alaska, USA
  • Plot Section MA, Site 131
  • Memorial ID 11882982

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U.S. Navy
World War II

Anchorage Daily News October 19, 2002

Soldotna resident MATELAND CLINTON SMITH JR., 88, died Oct. 16, 2002, at Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage. No local service is planned. Mr. Smith was born Jan. 24, 1914, in Ivanhoe, Okla. He served in the U.S. Navy during World War II from Dec. 10, 1943, to Feb. 4, 1946, earning two Bronze Stars. Mr. Smith was a construction worker for the state of California until retiring Jan. 31, 1977. He moved to Alaska in June 2002. He enjoyed Zane Grey books and other Western novels, gold panning and walking. Mr. Smith is survived by his wife, Margie Smith of Soldotna; daughter, Zelma Quick of Soldotna; sister, Agnes Hicks of Colorado Springs, Colo.; grandson, Matthew Quick of Anchorage; granddaughters, Holly Boerner of Forest Grove, Ore., and Sandra Quick of Edmonds, Wash.; great-grandchildren, Alexis Quick and Gabrielle Quick of Anchorage, and Rebecca Boerner of Forest Grove. Arrangements were made with Evergreen Memorial Chapel downtown.


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  • Created by: Teresa L. Watson
  • Added: 4 Oct 2005
  • Find A Grave Memorial 11882982
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Clinton Mateland Smith, Jr (24 Jan 1914–16 Oct 2002), Find A Grave Memorial no. 11882982, citing Fort Richardson National Cemetery, Fort Richardson, Anchorage Borough, Alaska, USA ; Maintained by Teresa L. Watson (contributor 46577310) .