Earl Edward Clontz

Born: Tue., Sep. 27, 1932
Died: Fri., May 24, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Tue., May 28, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Tue., May 28, 2019
Location: Richard L Fait Funeral Home

Funeral Service

11:00 AM Wed., May 29, 2019
Location: Richard L. Fait Funeral Home

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Earl E. Clontz, 86, Rossiter died Friday, May 24, 2019, at AristaCare at Hillsdale Park.   

He was born Sept. 27, 1932, a son of the late Melvin R. Clontz Sr. and Sarah Hinderliter Clontz. 

Mr. Clontz was a veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the American Legion of Rossiter #582. 

He worked for 35 years at Snyder Tank Corporation in Buffalo NY.

Mr. Clontz is survived by four daughters, Kimberly (Mark) Crowden of Orchard Park NY, Jodie (Tony) Damstetter of West Seneca NY, Penny (James) Cousins of Cheektowaga NY, and Pamela (Wayne) Salisbury of Buffalo NY,

He is also survived by 12 grandchildren, Rebecca, Nathan, and Jesse Crowden, Anthony and Nicole Damstetter, Joshua, Christina, as well as Matthew Cousins, and Ryan, Sarah, Danarae, and Desarae Salisbury; three great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Betty Jane Clontz of Rossiter; and numerous nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by three brothers, Jay Clontz, Robert Clontz Sr., and Melvin Clontz Jr.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, May 28, 2019 at the Richard L. Fait Funeral Home, Punxsutawney. 

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at the funeral home with Pastor Janet Chiplis officiating. 

Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Rossiter. Graveside military services will be conducted by the American Legion Post #582 of Rossiter.

Memorial donations may be made to the Rossiter American Legion. 


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