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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Clarence E. Hetherington

   Clarence E. Hetherington, 87, of Gladwin, died Monday, Feb. 17, 1997 at MidMichigan Regional Medical Center-Gladwin. He was born Jan. 9, 1910 in Gladwin to James and Lucinda Gray Hetherington. Clarence served his country during World War II in the Army with the 65th Medical Regiment and was a life member of VFW Post 11256. Clarence married the former Mae Zimmer, Dec. 15, 1950 in Gladwin. He retired from the Gladwin County Road Commission in 1975 and enjoyed his grandkids, hunting, fishing and his garage sales.

   Besides his wife he is survived by one son, Clarence Hetherington of Gladwin; three daughters, Darla and husband Tom Jones of Essexville, Cindy and husband Bob LaMay of Gladwin, and Anna and husband Steve Freund of National City; five sisters, Eulaylah Ridley, Veva Shaw, Nellie Simpson and Mabel Coats, all of Gladwin and Mary Barker of Battle Creek; one brother, Roy (Sam) Hetherington of Flint; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Regina Leppek Hetherington and infant son in 1947; three brotherss, Wayne, Albert and Leo; and one sister, Anna Arbuckle.

   Services will be held today (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. at the Sisson Funeral Home with the Rev. Donald Roberts officiating. Burial will be in Grout Township Cemetery. Graveside services were under the auspices of VFW Post 11256. Memorials may be made to the Gladwin Services for the Aging.

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Grout Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
WWII 65th Med. Reg.
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:7 C:1
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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