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Clarence Wardell

August 1, 1929 ~ October 15, 2016 (age 87)

The Piano Brothers

Clarence “Tadpole” Wardell, Jr. of 78721 Side-Hill Road, Freeport went to be with the Lord, Saturday, October 15, 2016 after a battle with cancer.


He was born August 1, 1929 in Dennison, Ohio to the late Clarence Wardell and Lena Bagalis Wardell. He was retired from the United Brick and Clay Workers of America and he formerly had worked for Republic Steel in Massillon.


He is survived by a sister, Patricia (Patty) Cross of Freeport. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lewis Wardell (Dennison) and Jack Wardell (Uhrichsville).


Clarence (Tadpole) was a beloved brother, uncle, and friend to many. He had a great love for the outdoors including fishing, hunting, and trapping.


He always had a great outlook on life and never without a smile or comment to add. He will be greatly missed by all.


A memorial service will be held for family and friends at the home of his sister, Patricia Cross in Freeport at a later date.


Memorial contributions can be made in Clarence’s name to the charity of your choice.

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