Clarence H. Simon

LOCKEFORD, Calif. – Services for Clarence H. Simon, 91, of Lockeford, formerly of the Fairmont area, were held Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Donahue Funeral Home, Lodi, Calif. with Lodi Masonic Lodge No. 256 F. & A.M. officiating. Private burial was in the Riverside National Cemetery in Riverside, Calif.

Simon died Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. Donahue Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Clarence H. Simon was born June 27, 1921, in Fairmont, Minn., son of Henry and Catherine (Kotewa) Simon. He served in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II as a B-29 pilot and received an honorable discharge upon completion of his service.

Survivors include: daughters, Mary Ann Halen of Riverside, and Becky Beeson of Anchorage, Alaska; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren, one great great-grandchild and brother, Harold Simon of New Ulm.