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Clyde E. Roush

Clyde E. Roush of Wetzel died at 3:08 p.m. Saturday, September 14, 2013, at Parkview Regional Medical Center in Fort Wayne, Ind.

He was born April 15, 1929, the son of the late Howard E. and Gladys A. (Hammons) Roush. On October 22, 1952, he married Jane A. Smith, who preceded him in death.

Survivors include three children, Lana J. German and Howard R. Roush, both of Wetzel, and Cheryl L. Smith of Van Wert; eight grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a niece, nephew, and many cousins.

A brother, Nolen O. Roush; a daughter-in-law, Jeanie Roush; and one niece, Debbie Miller, also preceded him in death.

A celebration of life will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, October 6, at the Middle Point Community Building.

Preferred memorials: Van Wert County Council on Aging.

Arrangements were handled by Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory in Van Wert.

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POSTED: 09/29/13 at 6:07 am. FILED UNDER: Obituaries