Clarence H. Guenther, Jr.

CENTRALIA — Clarence H. Guenther, Jr. 60, of Centralia passed away October 7, 2016 at St. Mary’s Good Samaritan Hospital in Mt. Vernon.

He was born July 11, 1956 the son of Clarence H. and Pearl (McClelland) Guenther, Sr.

Survivors include a sister Judy Hartnell of Centralia; brother Ralph Guenther of Centralia; nieces and nephews Gwen Smith and husband Andy of Tallapoosa, Ga., Brian Hartnell of Centralia, Jason Hartnell, and Jennifer of Ayden, NC; great-nieces and nephews Avery, Caitlynne, Brady Smith, Brian, Dylan and Savana Hartnell, Courtney Kirgan; and several cousins and extended family.

Mr. Guenther enjoyed attending yard sales, flea markets, tractor shoes, fairs, and craft fairs.  He also enjoyed playing Bingo with his mom.  Over the years, he knitted many afghans that he donated to nursing homes.  He had many friends and family that took exceptional care of him.

Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, October 10, 2016 at Irvin Macz Funeral Home in Centralia.

Visitation will be held from 12 – 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be held at Elmwood Cemetery in Centralia at a later date.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family wishes.

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