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Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Friday July 31st, 2020
12:00pm - 7:00pm

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Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Friday July 31st, 2020
4:00pm - 7:00pm

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Beatty Funeral Home Washington
Saturday August 1st, 2020

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Clarence Wehr

Clarence Robert “Bud” Wehr, 92, of Washington, died Saturday, July 25, 2020 at Halcyon House in Washington. Private family funeral services will be held 1:30 PM Saturday, August 1, 2020 at the Beatty Funeral Home with Fr. Bernie Wear officiating. A facebook live stream will be available on the funeral homes facebook page. https://www.facebook.com/BeattyPeterseim/ Visitation will be from 12:00-7:00 PM with the family present from 4:00-7:00 PM Friday, July 31, 2020 at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Elm Grove cemetery with full military honors. A memorial fund has been established for Paws & More and the St. James Catholic Church. Social distancing and masks will be enforced.

Clarence Robert Wehr was born on October 19, 1927 in West Chester, IA, the son of Matthias and Elanor (Schumacher) Wehr. He attended Hard Scrabble Country School and graduated from West Chester High School and served in the US Army during and after WWII. On May 18, 1963 he was united in marriage to Marguerite Beason in Iowa City, IA. Bud worked as a farmer for many years and was employed at the Amana factory, The Diamond Inn, Hennigan International, Washington Lawn and Leisure, and along with his wife owned and operated C&M mowing for many years. He was faithful member of the Frontier Restaurant coffee club and the St. James Catholic Church.   He enjoyed mowing, traveling, BBQ, family and sing alongs.

Bud is survived by his step-sons; Donnie Bond of Tipton, IA, and Dennis (Shari) Bond of Wayland, IA, brothers; Marion Wehr of Keota, IA, and Lester (Barbara) Wehr of Keota, IA, 10 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Bud was preceded in death by his parents, wife Marguerite, December 10, 2006, daughter Linda Wehr, brothers; Harold Wehr, Edward Wehr, Raymond Wehr, and Eugene Wehr, sisters; Marie Wehr, Deloris Wehr, Dorothy Wehr, Virginia Wehr, and Kathleen Wehr and grandson James Matthew Wehr.

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I'm so sorry for the family and their loss. May your memories give you comfort at this time. Hugs to Lester and Barb.

Lisa H Aug 2 2020 12:00 AM

Enjoyed knowing Bud while working at Hennigan Inc! Dad enjoyed his friendship! Good man, good friend!

Mike Hennigan Aug 2 2020 12:00 AM

Our Sincere condolences to Bud's family from the long time friends Howard and Elsie Jones family from Columbus Junction, Iowa.

Howard Jones Jul 29 2020 12:00 AM

Thank you for all the joy you brought to the Frontier you will be missed so much.

Chelsea Jul 28 2020 12:00 AM

Bud was a great guy so glad he was in my life.he created special bonds with every one he meet. He was a Truly an old fashion gentleman So glad I could call he was my friend To the family so sorry for your loss

Penny patterson Jul 28 2020 12:00 AM

as you pass through the gates I am betting there is a sack of tomatoes waiting for you. Rest in peace my friend

Deb Hensel Jul 26 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Clarence Wehr

ruth (Earnest) Heck Jul 26 2020 12:00 AM

Grandpa you will be missed by all that has crossed paths with you. We love you and we will miss you dearly.Give grandma a hug, and tell her we love her also.Love Chris, Jase and Tristan Bond.

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