Clara Elizabeth Newhouse was born in Pasadena, California on April 24, 1916. She passed away peacefully on April 2, 2013 in La Jolla, California. She was an active member of Historic First Lutheran Church in Pasadena, California her entire life. She and her husband, Charles (who preceded her in death) were married for 75 years. She is survived by their three children, daughter Jean Shirley (Jack) and sons Richard (Sharon) and Robert (Rebecca), and 8 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and 5 great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at Historic First Lutheran Church, 808 N. Los Robles Avenue, Pasadena, California on April 9 at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to The Endowment Fund of Historic First Lutheran Church.