Clyde W. Joliff (84) of Edgewood


Published on June 25 2013 10:58 am

Clyde W. Joliff, 84, of Edgewood passed away at 9:25 AM Monday, June 24, 2013 in his home.

Funeral services will be 2 P.M. Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood. Burial with military rites by the Edgewood American Legion Post #1168 will follow in the Edgewood Cemetery. Visitation is from 6 to 8 P.M. Friday at the funeral home. Memorials are requested to Clay Co. Hospice.

Clyde was born on November 18, 1928 in Clay Co. the son of John W. and Lola M. (Myers). He married Evelyn R. Lybarger on February 22, 1953 in Clay Co.

Mr. Joliff was a lifelong resident of the Edgewood community. He was a retired carpenter and had worked for 28 years at W. G. Best Homes in Effingham. Clyde was also a US Army veteran of the Korean War serving from 1951-1952 in Korea. He was awaiting a new great grandchild in November.

Surviving are his wife, Evelyn of Edgewood; sons, Larry of Edgewood and Gary (Linda) of Altamont; daughters, Mary Jo (David) Pilman of Kinmundy, Cathy Hassebrock of Kinmundy and Jeanne Goers of Altamont; brother, Carl (Vennetta) of Forsythe; brother in law, Bill Altman of Edgewood, 13 grandchildren, and 14 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and sisters, Nelda Jean and Ruth Altman, and 1 grandson, Denton Jay Goers.