HARLOND (TED) CLUCK Jr.

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HARLOND "TED" CLUCK, JR 12/3/34 - 4/25/17 Einan's at Sunset Harlond "Ted" Cluck, Jr. died with his family by his side, April 25, 2017, at his home after a short battle with cancer. Ted is survived by his wife of 60 years. Ted has four wonderful children: Sue Deibert (Trace), Shirley Adel-mund (Mike), Norm Cluck (Dotty), and Sharon Phillips (Mark). He has 16 grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great grandchildren. Ted is preceded in death by his parents, a brother, and a son-in-law. He is survived by his two sisters. Ted was born in Kansas City, MO on December 3, 1934, to Harlond (Ted) Cluck Sr. and Hazel Cluck. They moved to Denver when Ted was a baby. In 1945, the family moved to Richland where Ted graduated from Columbia (Richland) High School in 1953. In November 1956, Ted married the love of his life Betty Shane. They lived in Pasadena, CA, Covington, WA, and Vancouver, WA before moving back to Richland in 1975. Ted retired from Westinghouse Hanford in 1993 after 18 years of service, where he worked as a Quality Control Inspector, and Material Coordinator. Ted and his wife enjoyed traveling around after retirement before returning back to Richland. Ted was a very loyal and loving husband, father, and grandfather. He always put his family first. His grandchildren provided such joy to him. He was sought out by so many people for his wisdom and strength. He always provided such a calming atmosphere wherever he was. He had strong hands and a warm heart. He was a gentleman and providing for his wife and family were a priority for him. He loved to watch sports, especially basketball, which he played as a teenager. He also loved working around in his yard and working on his vehicles. Visitation with the Funeral Service will be held tomorrow, Friday, April 28, 2017 at Events at Sunset, 915 ByPass Hwy in Richland. Viewing will start at 3:00pm followed by the funeral service at 4:00pm. Express your thoughts and memories on our online Guestbook at www.einansatsunset.com
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Einan's Funeral Home, Inc.
915 By-Pass Highway
Richland, WA 99352
(509) 943-1114
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Published in Tri-City Herald on Apr. 27, 2017