Archive for Sunday, June 28, 1998


June 28, 1998


Services for Clarence R. Wales, 69, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Underwood Cemetery.

Mr. Wales died Thursday, June 25, 1998, at Stormont-Vail Regional Medical Center, Topeka.

He was born Oct. 7, 1928, in Nash, Okla., the son of Clarence and Mayme Greer Wales.

Survivors include five sons, Mike, Merle and Marvin, all of Lawrence, Marc, McLouth, and Martin, Dallas; four daughters, Marilyn Howard, Marsha Abbott and Marlo Jo Copp, all of Lawrence, and Brenda Wickham, Ind.; two brothers, Charles, Lawrence, and Carl, Williamstown; two sisters, Mildred Hendrix, Cameron, Mo., and Rosemary Venterino, Overland Park; 12 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. today at Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home, where the family will receive friends from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. today.

The family suggest memorials to Douglas County 4-H Clubs, sent in care of Rumsey-Yost Funeral Home.

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