Clarence William Weber Jr. Lansing Formerly of Pontiac Illinois Went to be with his Lord on Wednesday, September 4, 2013 at the age of 89. Clarence was born March 11, 1924 to the late Clarence Sr. and Vera (Stringer) Weber in Pontiac, IL. Clarence grew up in the Rooks Creek area and graduated from Pontiac Township High School. He co-owned and operated Wynant and Weber Electric in Pontiac, IL. He married his late wife Lura (Wynant) Weber in 1944. He joined the U.S. Navy following High School and served in WWII where he was stationed on a minesweeper in the China Seas. He married Dorothy (Rossman-Nixon) Weber in 1974 and they resided in the Lansing area where Clarence was a member of the IBEW local union, the Moose Lodge, and the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and they spent their winters in Florida. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. Clarence was devoted to his faith and he was a member of the Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church. He enjoyed hunting, golfing, and boating. He is preceded in death by his parents, his first wife, 2 brothers, Eugene and Kenny Weber, and a granddaughter Jennifer Rathgeber. He is survived by his loving wife of 39 years Dorothy, 7 children. Sally (Frank) Weber-Clements, Jane (Ed) Weber-Wiebers, Sheryl (Robert) Stewart, Michelle (Scott) Richards, Julie (Timothy) Russell, Lisa (Earl) Campbell and Laurie Freed, 13 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, a sister Marge Pratt, a sister-in-law Shirley Wynant, and many loving nieces, nephews, and cousins. The Funeral Service will be held Monday, September 9, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church with pastor Jim Lichtenberger officiating. Interment will follow in Evergreen Cemetery. The family will receive friends Monday starting at 9:30 a.m. at the church. Contributions may be made to Bethlehem Evangelical Lutheran Church or the McRee Guest House of McLaren Greater Lansing in memory of Clarence. Condolences may be made at www.palmerbush.com.
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Published in Lansing State Journal on Sept. 6, 2013