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Clarence Alden Portwood

October 13, 1943 ~ December 18, 2023 (age 80) 80 Years Old
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Clarence Portwood Obituary

Clarence Portwood, 80, passed away on December 18, 2023.  He was born in Murphy, North Carolina on October 13, 1943, to the late Anita Cook and George Portwood.  Alden attended Kenmore High School and graduated from Springfield High School. 

 

Alden was a veteran of the US Army serving during the Vietnam War.  He enjoyed fishing and hunting but most of all he loved spending time with his family and friends.

 

Besides his parents, Alden was preceded in death by in death by his sister, Martha Cooper.  He is survived by his loving and devoted wife of 56 years, Patricia (Ryan) Portwood; loving daughter, Alyssa (Chris Pavelko) Portwood; treasured granddaughter, Sara Portwood; brother Tom (Barb) Portwood; sister Willie (Lacy) McCrary; as well as many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and countless friends.

 

Per Alden’s wishes, a private family burial has taken place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery with full Military Honors.  A celebration of a wonderful life well lived will take place on Saturday, January 20, 2024, at the Canal Grille Restaurant, 2223 Locust Street, Canal Fulton, Ohio 44614.  A short service will take place at NOON.  The family will receive friends from 11 A.M. until the service.  There will be a luncheon served at 12:30 P.M.  Please contact Alyssa or Patricia to be included in the luncheon.  To leave a special message for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.

 

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Visitation
Saturday
January 20, 2024

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Canal Grill
2223 Locust Street
Canal Fulton, OH 44614

Celebration of Life
Saturday
January 20, 2024

12:00 PM
Canal Grill
2223 Locust Street
Canal Fulton, OH 44614

Luncheon
Saturday
January 20, 2024

12:30 PM
Canal Grill
2223 Locust Street
Canal Fulton, OH 44614

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