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Dorothy M. Clapper

August 6, 1924 ~ October 27, 2018 (age 94)

Dorothy M. Clapper age 94 of Clinton died Saturday, October 27, 2018 in her home. She was born August 6, 1924 to the late Lavere and Ella (Wobig) Widman in Clinton She graduated from Clinton High School, class of 1942. Dorothy married Stanley Clapper on June 24, 1944 in Garden City, KS. He preceded her in death on May 25, 1986. She was a member of First Presbyterian Church and the Clinton Women's Club.

She is survived by her three children, Sandra (Mark) Tiffany of Hazelhurst, WI, William (Bonnie) Clapper of Rockford, IL and Robert (Tammy) Clapper of Milton, WI; five grandchildren, Michelle, Amanda, Jeremy, Jennifer (Dylan) and Kimberly (Justin); five great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband her son Jim and her sister Betty Alwes.

The family would like to thank the staff at Willowick and Agrace Hospice for the care they gave Dorothy.

Dorothy's Funeral Service will be 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, December 1, 2018 at First Presbyterian Church, 312 Church Street, Clinton with Rev. Bob Schut officiating. Friends will be received on Saturday at Church from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Burial will be private. A memorial is being established in her name. Please share a memory or a condolence with the family on our website.

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A memorial is being established in her name.

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