Charles "Dick" Clinton
Charles Richard ‘Dick’ Clinton passed away at home on June 9, 2018. He was born on Oct 9, 1925 in Elizabeth, PA to Marion Gray Miller and Charles Thomas Clinton. He spent most of his adult life in Cadiz, OH after spending three years in the US Navy on the USS Leon. He worked as a heavy equipment supervisor for Consolidated Coal surface mines in OH and WV and retired to Florida in 1993. He was an avid golfer and was a member of the Mt. Dora Golf and Country Club, the Eustis Moose Club and the Eustis Elk’s Club for many years.
He is survived by his wife: Rita Clinton of Umatilla, two sons Chuck of Midvale, OH and Thomas; three daughters: Cindy, Debbie Wires of Midvale, OH, Joyce Clinton (Renee Frasier) of Seffner, FL; six grandchildren: Shamrock, Shane, Erin, Valerie, Stacey and Halli Jo; and fifteen great-grandchildren. He also leaves his sister Jean Reed of Phoenix, AZ and his five stepchildren to whom he was like a dad, Victor and Rick Henry, Terry Pope, Corrine Glass and Rhonda Gerber.
A Memorial Service will be held at Beyers Funeral Home on Wednesday June 13, 2018 at 10:00AM with a gathering of friends from 9:00-10:00AM. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Humane Society of Lake County, 16435 McKinley Road Umatilla, FL 32784. Online condolences can be left at www.beyersfuneralhome.com