Blank Blank Blank
Blank Blank Blank

Jack J. Clary

Death Notice
  • "What a felow---my nickname for him was Lucky. Actually, I..."
  • "I wish I had known that a child of the Clarys who lived at..."
    - Mary cole
  • "My mother in law Helen Nickel worked with Gertrude and I..."
  • "JoAnn Macurdy & family (JoAnn, cousin of Jack's) Great..."
  • "I worked with Jack in experimental. He was a good friend..."
    - Merle Walter

Clary, Jack J., 95, 40 year Boeing employee, passed away Sunday, December 8, 2013. He was born December 9, 1917, in Tulsa, OK to parents Jack and Dessie Clary. Jack served in the Navy during World War II on the aircraft carrier, The USS Intrepid, as a torpedo man. He was employed by Boeing Aircraft for a time before he joined the Navy and returned to Boeing after his service. He was a welder and mechanic in the Experimental Department and worked on many new projects for which he received many awards for solving problems and coming up with new ideas. He was a good man, an honest man and a determined man. He was a 61 year Master Mason with the Sunflower Lodge and a longtime member of Southwest Presbyterian Church. Jack was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 68 years, Gertrude; and brother, Bob Clary. He is survived by daughter, Marjorie and husband, John Bailey of Wichita; and son, Mike and wife, Kathy Clary of Colorado; 6 grandchildren, Jim, John, Korbie, Windie, Jodie and Heidie; 9 great-grandchildren, Melinda, Savannah, Billy, J.D. Averee, Eddie Mike, Trace, Carter and Reace. We love you Dad and Grandpa. Funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, December 13, 2013, with visitation one hour prior to service, both at Resthaven Mortuary. Memorials have been established with Southwest Presbyterian Church, 1511 W 27th St. S., Wichita, KS 67217 and Home Health of Kansas, 7607 E. Harry St, Ste. 100, Wichita, KS 67207. Condolences may be offered at

Published in The Wichita Eagle from Dec. 11 to Dec. 12, 2013
Jack J. Clary
Click name above for additional details at:
Arrangements under the direction of:
Resthaven Mortuary
11800 West Highway 54 | Wichita, KS 67209 | (316) 722-2100
bullet Navy bullet WWII
Funeral Home Details
Wichita, KS   (316) 722-2100
funeral home direction icon