Newark/formerly of Lyons - Jon Michael "Mike" Clemson, 70, passed away peacefully on Tuesday (August 5, 2014) at Newark-Wayne Community Hospital.
Family and friends may call Friday (Aug. 8) from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Norman L. Waterman Funeral Home, Inc., 124 W. Miller St., Newark where a Funeral Service will follow calling at 7 p.m.
In memory of Mike please consider donations to the Lyons Elks Lodge
, 32 Church St., Lyons, 14489 OR the Palmyra Moose Club
, 3808 Route 31, Palmyra, 14522.
Mike was born the son of the late John and Buelah Musso on Sunday, November 28, 1943, in Kellogg, Idaho. He was a graduate of Wayne Central Schools in Ontario. Mike was a machinist at Garlock Corp. in Palmyra for over 41 years. He served as President for the Local 588 for several years. Mike loved to play golf and watch all the golf tournaments on TV when he was able. He would tinker with automobiles and small engines. However, the one great enjoyment he had was spending time at his cottage in Fair Haven and fishing. He was a member of the Lyons Elks Lodge 869 for 39 years and the Palmyra Moose Club.
Mike will be remembered by his companion of 23 years, Cathy Flock; son Steven Clemson; step-son Terry (Stefanie) Hamelynck; sister Sharon (Carl) Vandewinckel; brothers John (Janet) Musso and Frank Musso, both of Los Vegas; several grandchildren, aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and many friends.
You may write a memory or condolence to the family by visiting www.watermanfuneral home.com.