Clarence Upton

Obituary of Clarence E. Upton

Clarence E. Upton, 91, of Route 11, Mooers, died Thursday, June 18, 2020 at the UVM Health Network – CVPH, Plattsburgh. He was born in Mooers, on November 28, 1928 the son of Titus and Francis (Grew) Upton. Clarence enlisted in the Army in 1946 serving through 1947 until his Honorable Discharge. He was a Military policeman during the Pacific theatre in WWII in Philippine Islands. Clarence belonged to the VFW Post 1418 in Champlain, NY. Clarence met his soon to be wife, Rita (Allen) in 1951 and married her in 1952. Left to cherish the memory of Clarence is his loving wife of 68 years, Rita (Allen) Upton; children, Gregory (Marilyn) Upton, Brian (Olivia) Upton, and daughter, Laura Upton; five grandchildren, Mandy Upton, Jared Upton, Alyssa Upton, Alexandra Upton and Emily Upton; three step grandchildren, John, Lesly and Brian; and one great grandson, Spencer. Clarence was predeceased by his parents, his two brothers, Kenneth Upton and Lawrence Upton, and his and Rita's infant twins. A private Graveside Service will be held in the Riverside Cemetery, Mooers. In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Clarence E. Upton may be made to the Champlain/Mooers EMS or Mooers United Methodist Church. Arrangements are in the care of the Hamilton Funeral Home, 793 Gilbert Road, Mooers, 236-4747.

Final Resting Place

Riverside Cemetery
Route 11
Mooers, New York, United States
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