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Mrs. Clara (Thomas) Clisso

Mrs. Clara (Thomas) Clisso
  • September 27, 1930 - October 5, 2013
  • Grand Rapids, Michigan
  • Donate to the American Cancer Society

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“Sending you loving thoughts and prayers today and always. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Rhonda Kuypers

“Valerie and family, My heart hurts for you. It has been a long time since I lost my mom 2006 and my dad 8 months later. You do heal but you never...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Joni - Jenison, MI

“Grandma always made Christmas very special ”
3 of 5 | Posted by: jason purcey - toledo, OH

“Sending our condolences and thoughts. We lived across the street from Clara on Burt St as a young married couple. She made sure we had our very...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Rod and Mary Smith - Middleville, MI

“When I started my working career at Imperial Motors Clara was working in the office. Five years later I stated at Courtesy Dodge and a shorttime...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Dick De Jonge - coworker

CLISSO – Mrs. Clara (Thomas) Clisso, aged 83, passed away Saturday, October 5, 2013. She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Clyde; children, Jorja (Michael) Williams, Valerie Clisso, Kevin (Sandra) Clisso; foster daughter, Gwen (Bill) Thomas; grandchildren, Jason (Lori) Purcey, Victoria Martin, Samantha (Matthew) Molnar, Cara (Andrew) McClain, Aaron (Amber) Clisso, Matthew (Gwenalyn) Clisso; great grandchildren, Christopher, Chase, Paige, Corey, Madison, Bode, Elea, Gianna, Hunter, Mykayla, Anthony, Keith, Avalyn, Nicolas; brother, Ken (Sharon) Thomas; sister, Shirley Jensen; several nieces and nephews.

Clara was a member of the Torch Bearer Epsilon of Beta Sigma Phi, Altar Guild at Grace Lutheran Church and Godwin Heights Class of 48.

Graveside services will be held 3PM Friday October 18 at Rosedale Memorial Park.

A Celebration of Clara's Life will be held 1:00PM Sunday, October 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 150 – 50th St. SW.

Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.