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Clarence Owen McCombs of Middletown NY, died on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at Orange Regional Medical Center Middletown, NY. He was 80.
The son of the late John and Garnetta Ward McCombs he was born on May 12, 1932 in Nutley, NJ. He married Elizabeth DeSmet and they moved to the area 43 years ago from Clifton, NJ. He was a member the of Teamsters Union locally and worked as a driver. He loved to drive, especially motorcycles. He also enjoyed country music and was a self-taught guitarist. His home became almost a farm where he loved to take care of their many animals. He particularly liked working with and riding his horses.
He is survived by his loving wife, Elizabeth, his children and his grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 11 am to 12:30 am on Friday, August 31, 2012 at Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc., 130 Highland Avenue, Middletown, NY 10940. A Funeral Service will be held at 12:30 pm Friday at the funeral home. Burial will follow in the family plot in Wallkill Cemetery, 160 Midway Road, Middletown, NY 10940.
Arrangements are under the direction of Applebee-McPhillips Funeral Home, Inc. www.applebee-mcphillips.com
Visitation from 11am -12:30pm at the funeral home on Friday, August 31, 2012
Funeral Service at 12:30 pm at the funeral home
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