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Obituaries

Clarence Frederick Lammers


Clarence Frederick Lammers passed away on Friday, May 5, 2023, at the age of 93. Clarence lammers.jpgHe is survived by his son, Joseph (Brenda) Lammers of St. Charles, Missouri; daughter, Julee (David) Loesche; sisters, Thelma (Delphinus, deceased) Kraus; Jeanette (Henry, deceased) Stegner; brother, David (Nancy) Lammers; grandchildren, Jacob Loesche (Hannah Seaman) of Plymouth, Massachusetts; Erica (Reagan) Wallace of Los Angeles, California; sisters-in-law, Joan Lammers and Barbara Lammers and many nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by his beloved wife, Carol Lammers to whom he was married for 65 years; parents, Richard and Florence Lammers; brothers, Kenneth Lammers; Richard Lammers; sister, Alice (Phillip) Templemire.

Clarence was a veteran of the United States Army, where he served proudly from 1953 to 1955. He began his career at the C.J. Harris Lumber Company in Pilot Groove, Missouri, eventually moving to the St. Louis area. He worked for 42 years in the building materials business. Clarence was a member of the ILL – MO Tractor and Engine Club for over 40 years and enjoyed traveling all over the country displaying and trading his gasoline engines. He enjoyed hunting and fishing and was a great storyteller. Clarence dearly loved spending time with his children and grandchildren. He will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation on Thursday, May 25 at Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Parkway, Wentzville, MO from 3 to 7 p.m.
Funeral on Thursday, May 25, immediately following the visitation at Pitman Funeral Home at 7 p.m.
Additional Visitation on Friday, May 26, from 10:30 a.m. to noon at Meisenheimer Funeral Home, 200 Roe Street, Pilot Grove, MO 65276

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society and Living Lord Lutheran Church.