Clarence Schilperoort, 92, of Mesa, Ariz. and a former Sunnyside resident died on Monday, June 21, 2010, in Modesto, Calif.

He was born Oct. 24, 1917 in Sunnyside, the son of Teunis Johanis and Anna (Den Boer) Schilperoort.

He is survived by his wife, Mary Louise Schilperoort; his children, Thomas Schilperoort and Nancy Greenwald; one brother, Elmer Schilperoort of Sunnyside; and three sisters, Lillian Jansen and Pauline Newhouse both of Sunnyside and Elsie Wassenaar of Seattle. Viewing and visitation will be held Monday, June 28, 2010, from 3 to 8 p.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, June 29, 2010, at 10 a.m. at Smith Funeral Home in Sunnyside. Burial with military honors will follow at Lower Valley Memorial Gardens in Sunnyside.

Complete obituary with picture will follow later.

Smith Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.


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