Mildred L. Clarkson

Alton | Friday, July 16 2010

Mildred L. Clarkson, 89, died at 7:25 a.m. Friday, July 16, 2010 at her home. Born April 12, 1921 in Alton, she was the daughter of Guy Rupert and Lucille (Singer) Wooldridge.

Surviving are two daughters and sons-in-law, Marlene and David Munson of Tuolumne, CA and Wanda and Ron Swan of Portland, Oregon, a step-son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Jean Kreider of Moro, two grandchildren, Slater Alton Swan of Portland, Oregon and Hannah Swan Bigej and her husband Brock of Temecula, CA, three nieces and husbands, Jody and Ken Harmon of Alton, Jane and Jim Pitts of Alton and Linda and Fred Grimm of Bloomfield Hills, MI and a brother-in-law, Maurice Pfeffer of Alton. She was preceded in death by her parents, two husbands, Aaron D. Kreider and Hurley H. Clarkson and two sisters, Jeanne Miller and Naeoma "Babe" Pfeffer.

Visitation will be from 9:00 a.m. until time of funeral service at 11:00 a.m. Thursday at Gent Funeral Home in Alton. Burial will be at Rose Lawn Memory Gardens in Bethalto.

Memorials may be made to the Home Instead Senior Care, 100 Lanter Ct., Suite 2, Collinsville, IL 62234.

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Gent Funeral Home

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