April 27, 1930 – June 20, 2013
It is with great sadness that the Degerness Family announces the passing of Clarence Degerness. Clarence was born in Rose Valley, Sask. on April 27,1930 to Ernest and Fairy Degerness. He was the oldest of eight children. Clarence was predeceased by his parents; brother, Clifton; sister, Esther (Kirsch); wife, Margaret; son, Walter; and daughter, Norrey (Kendall). He leaves to grieve, his devoted companion, Norma Helgason; his daughter, Peggy-Sue; grandchildren, Dereck and Brian Kendall and Erin Degerness; brothers, Clifford, Truman, Aldred and Larry; sister Faye Sparks and several nieces and nephews. Clarence passed away peacefully at Terraceview Lodge with loved ones by his side on June 20, 2013.
The Degerness Family would like to thank all of the Terraceview staff for the remarkable care that Clarence received during the three and a half years he was a resident of the lodge. Also, thanks to the Happy Gang Center for the care and help with the Memorial Tea held on June 28, 2013. The family appreciates all condolences and kindness shown to them during this difficult time.