MONTEZUMA – Clarence Unruh, 95, died Sunday, March 14, 2010, at Halsey Hall in Fort Dodge.
He was born March 22, 1914, to Peter P. and Lena (Jantz) Unruh in Montezuma.
He married Lorrene Watson Jan. 26, 1968, in Cheyenne Wells, Colo. She died June 21, 2004.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II. He was a retired farmer.
He was a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Pueblo, Colo.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews, including Norma Handy, Plains, Orlando Jantz, Minneola, and Glenn Unruh, Montezuma; one sister-in-law, Jean Unruh, Kismet; and other friends.
He was also preceded in death by his parents, four brothers, Jacob, Eli, Ernest and Ervin Unruh, and seven sisters, Augusta Unruh, Adina Unruh, Lydia Johnson, Martha Smith, Angnes Jantz, Elvina Koehn and Rachel Thomas.
o Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Montezuma Funeral Home with the Rev. Jerry Odle presiding.
Military graveside services will be conducted by the Copeland American Legion Post No. 369 at the Morningside Cemetery in Montezuma.
Friends may call until 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to the Kansas Soldier’s Home in Fort Dodge and may be mailed to Montezuma Funeral Home, Box 421, Montezuma, KS 67867.