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Clyde K. Nary

August 6, 1941 ~ May 2, 2019 (age 77)


Clyde K. Nary 77 of Oberlin passed away May 2 2019. He was born August 6 1941 in Elyria.  In 1959 he joined the 809th Army Corp of Engineers, serving in Korea, Japan, and Guam and was honorably discharged in 1962.  Clyde worked as a steam engineer at US Steel for 30 years and was a member of the United Steelworkers #1104. He was also a lifetime member of the VFW #6273 of Oberlin. He is survived by his children Michelle Nary of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Kevin (Jean ) Nary of Berlin Heights, Ohio,  Valerie (Tony) Lewis of Soddy Daisey, Tenn., 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, his best friend Merce Nary.  Clyde was preceded in death by his parents Floyd K. and Edith Nary (McPherson), wife of 41 years  Barbara J. Bovee Corrai Nary (2004), son Michael L. Nary (1988), brother and sister Dave & Eleanor Ford, 5 other sisters Zelma, Bertha, Edith, Charleene and Carol Ann Nary.  There will be a graveside service in Westwood Cemetery  455 Morgan St. Oberlin May 10 2019 at 11am with full military honors.  A celebration of life and benefit will follow at Oberlin VFW #6273 42369 Oberlin Elyria Rd.  Online condolences may be made to

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Graveside Service

Westwood Cemetery
455 Morgan St.
Oberlin, Ohio 44074

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