Clarence Loose, Jr., 86, of Broken Arrow, OK, passed away on Sunday, October 20, 2019, at Wellspan Ephrata Community Hospital.
He was born in Lititz to the late Clarence and Eva (Nagle) Loose and was the husband of the late Arlene Mae (Hersh) Loose who died in 2004.
Clarence served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. During his working years, he was employed in the shipping and receiving dept. of Budd Trailer.
Clarence was a member of New Holland VFW and he enjoyed buying and selling antiques.
Clarence is survived by 2 daughters, Cynthia Lee (Webster) Heine of Broken Arrow, OK, and Wendy Sue (Robert) Byus of Myerstown; 5 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; a sister Gloria (John) Varner of Stevens; a brother, Richard Loose of Bernville.
In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 3 sisters.
A viewing will be held on Thursday, October 24, 2019, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm at the Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home, 533 Walnut Street, Denver. Interment will take place at 2:30 pm in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral and Cremation Services, Inc., Denver.