Edward Duane Clairmont

East Tawas, Michigan formerly of Saginaw, Michigan
June 19, 1931 - November 3, 2019


Saturday, November 9, 2019
12 O'clock Noon - 2:00 PM

Service Location

Buresh Funeral Home ~ Tawas Chapel


Saturday, November 9, 2019
2:00 PM

Obituary Notice

Edward Duane Clairmont
Age 88, of East Tawas, Michigan formerly of Saginaw, Michigan died on Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Medilodge of Alpena. Edward was born the son of Joseph and Theo (Hutchins) Clairmont on June 19, 1931 in Saginaw, Michigan where he was raised and graduated from Arthur Hill High School, class of 1949. After graduation he enlisted in the United States Navy and served during the Korean War for 3 years. Upon his return from the Navy he worked for Saginaw Steering Gear Plant 2 as a Journeyman Tool Grinder for 30 years before his retirement in 1980. Edward was Past President of the Fraternal Order of Eagles in East Tawas, Michigan, he enjoyed going to the casinos, playing Euchre, word search puzzles and spending time with his family. Edward married Mildred Elaine Conrad on May 31, 1957 and together they raised 5 children and shared 40 years of marriage before her passing in April 1997. He is survived by his children; William (Judy) Clairmont, Debra (William) Dougherty, Mark (Connie) Clairmont, Dawn (Jim) Boshans and Tracy (Tim Coates) Clairmont. His brother Gerrold (Barb) Clairmont and sister Rosanne Savage, 15 grandchildren, 19 great – grandchildren and 1 great great – grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents, wife and brother Mike Clairmont. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 9, 2019 at 2:00 PM at the Buresh Funeral Home in Tawas City. The family will welcome friends from 12:00 PM until the time of service. Condolences may be shared at www.bureshfuneralhomes.com


Susan and Ed Davis send their sympathy to you and your family at the passing of Edward Clairmont. May all the good memories you hold of him sustain and comfort you during this difficult time.
— Susan Davis
My deepest condolences for your loss. Prayers for you all that you will be comforted in this sad time. Ed will be missed May your memories give you comfort. Kim Plakiotis
— Kim Plakiotis
Our condolences on the loss of your father. We are praying for you in your time of loss.
— The Jacot family
Tracy, i am so sorry to hear of your loss.
I will always remember coming to practice at your dad's...thankful that he welcomed us!!!
Please know you are in my thoughts and prayers. Love and hugs, Cheri Porter
— Cheri P3
Tracy and Family Keeping you in prayer in this sad time. May your memories help give you peace and love.
— Sandy Hollenbeck
I knew Ed, as a Good Man and Eagle Brother. His presence will be sorely missed. My condolences to his family in their time of grief.
— Gregory Hausler

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