In Memory of
Clyde Caldwell Smith
October 22, 1939 – March 11, 2017
Clyde C. Smith, 77, of Knoxville, passed away Saturday, March 11, 2017. Clyde graduated from the Tennessee School for the Deaf. He is survived by son, Weldon (Sally) Smith; daughters, Misty Lizarraga, Carolene (Hal) Johnson, Margie (Sean) Hennessey; Step-sons, Ian Cody, Jon Cody; sisters, Carolyn Willis, Wanda Bowman; 15 grandchildren; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 nieces and 2 nephews. A Celebration of Life will be announced at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Deaf Pilots Association, Inc.,www.deafpilots.org.Condolences may be offered atwww.berryfuneralhome.com..
Start Join MDGA 1967, 1982 Total 2 years
Guy Richard Kelly, 84 of Darien, WI passed away suddenly on Sunday, February 19, 2017 at his home,.
A Celebration of Life Service will be held at 11 AM, Saturday, February 25, with visitation at 9 AM at Our Redeemer Lutheran Church, 416 W. Geneva Street, Delavan, WI 53115. Reverend Rickman and Reverend Ritter will be officiating. Memorials may be made to Southern Lakes Association of the Deaf. Those wishing to sign Guy’s guest book may do so at betzerfuneralhome.com
Guy was born March 27, 1932 to Cloyd and Ethel (Cass) Kelly. He attended the Wisconsin School for the Deaf. On April 24, 1954, he married Betty Sanderson in Columbus, WI.
Guy was employed at Borg Fabrics as a Machinist for 31 years until Borg closed in 1981. He worked part time at the Wisconsin School for the Deaf as a Child Care Counselor for 20 years.
In 1969, he was involved with the Telecommunications Device for the Deaf distribution, installer, repairman and trainer. He has been retired for over 30 years. In 2004 he was inducted into the Wisconsin School for the Deaf Hall of Fame for his services to the Deaf Community.
Guy enjoyed golfing, bowling, fishing, hunting, camping, making people laugh with his humorous stories. He has devoted a lot of his time to the Southern Lakes Association of the Deaf. He was a member and an officer for many organizations such as Wisconsin Association of the Deaf, Madison Association of the Deaf, National Fraternal Society of the Deaf, and Wisconsin Deaf Campers. He also enjoyed spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Guy is survived by his wife, Betty, two sons, Ed of Long Beach, CA and Dean and his wife Susie of Darien, WI; two of his grandchildren Ryan and his partner, Jill of Indianapolis, IN and Casey and his partner, Nola of Darien, WI. Four great grandchildren, Jett of Indianapolis, IN and Kyra, Zeke, and Koby of Darien, WI. One Brother, Steve of Green Valley, AZ and Evelyn Duesterbeck of Delavan, WI.
Pall bearers: Ed Kelly, Dean Kelly, Susie Kelly, Ryan Kelly, Casey Kelly, and Jett Kelly
Honorary pall bearers: Steve Kelly and Evelyn Duesterbeck
Betzer Funeral Home is serving the Kelly Family.
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1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1962,1964, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1990,1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2010 Total 48 years
Obituary for Lewis Moehlman
LEWIS ROGER MOEHLMAN, Age 72, died 01/20/17. Lewis was the proud father of Randy (Karen) Moehlman and Scott (Luisa) Moehlman and grandfather of Abigail, Kyle, Bridget, Jake and Daniel Moehlman. He leaves his sister Lou Anne (Dale) Sinor; loving family Nancy (Aaron) Rubin and Debbie (Dale) Poslosky; and many relatives and friends.
Lewis was born to Roger and Louise Moehlman and raised in Pasadena, TX.
Deaf from birth, Lewis attended Central Institute for the Deaf in St. Louis, which gave him the life skills necessary to be deaf in a hearing world. A Texas A&M graduate, he took his first job as a Programmer in 1968 at Boeing (McDonnell Douglas) in St. Louis where he worked for 44 years before retiring. Lewis was an athlete who played and coached softball well into his 50s for the St. Louis Bell Club. He had a very analytical mind and enjoyed all kinds of puzzles and problem-solving games.
Lewis had a smile for everyone and was a notorious practical joker. “Gig ‘em Aggies!”
Services: Visitation Wednesday, January 25, from 4-8 pm and Funeral Service on Thursday, January 26, at 10am, both at Bopp Chapel, 10610 Manchester Rd, in Kirkwood. Interment Sunset Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Central Institute of the Deaf are appreciated; (cid.edu/support-cid/donate).
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1973, 1978, 1991, 1992, 1994 Total 5 Years
Marvin Walter Tuttle, Sr. 84
September 20, 1930 – July 11, 2015
Thanks to Hamilton Funeral Home, Des Moines, Iowa and John Matthews for the information.
Start Join MDGA
1958, 1959, 1962, 1979, 1983, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1992, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005
Total 17 years