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   Clarence Tobias Schorzman, age 93, of Lamar, Missouri, passed away early Saturday morning, August 1, 2015, at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin, Missouri.

   Clarence was born September 13, 1921 to Dominick and Lydia (Orth) Schorzman at St. Francis, Kansas.  Clarence served his country in the United States Army from 1942 to 1945.  On October 26, 1947 he married Dorlyne Viola Shaul at St. Francis.  He had worked as an Electric Lineman and for Rural Water Maintenance. He was a member of Lamar First Christian Church, where he was baptized in 1950 and served many years as a deacon and an elder.  Clarence was a faithful member of Lamar VFW Post #3691.

     Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Dorlyne; a son Roger Schorzman of Hollister, Missouri; two daughters, Carol Buffington and Brenda (Justen) Cox both of Lamar; four grandchildren, Ryan Godfrey, Jeffrey Godfrey, Vanessa Manes, and Garrett Cox; four great grandchildren, Olivia, Tobias, and Eden, and Samantha.

      Preceding him in death were his parents; nine brothers and five sisters.

     Funeral service will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, August 4, 2015, at Daniel Funeral Home with burial to follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery with full military honors.  The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Monday, August 3rd, at Daniel Funeral Home.

     Contributions are suggested to Lamar First Christian Church or Barton County Senior Center in care of Daniel Funeral Home.


#8 Denison TxRodney and Debbie Shaul 2015-08-06 17:24
Dorlyne and family,sorry to hear of Clarence passing .I always enjoyed his company and good nature.Our thoughts are with you at this time of sorrow
#7 LamarBill @Shirley Gaither 2015-08-04 20:47
Sorry to hear of Clarence's passing, i really enjoyed the times we spent talking at Truman Health. His humor was unmatched!! He will be missed! You will be in my prayers!
#6 Mesa, ArizonaRejeana Zinn Barker 2015-08-04 18:48
My condolences to Clarence's family and friends.
#5 Trudy and Carla Schorzman 2015-08-03 17:37
Aunt Dorlyne,
We are so sorry to hear of Uncle Clarence's passing.You and he were always so kind to us. We still talk about our camping weekends. We know that you all will take care of each other with the love you have always shown.
#4 Vickie Whymanxe 2015-08-03 13:18
I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for healing at this time..
#3 Gladstone MOHoward and Betty Bradshaw 2015-08-03 10:35
So sorry for your loss he was a great guy and has a Awesome Family his most Precious Gift to all of you ! Know you will All continue that bond and pass it On .
Love and Prayers from The Bradshaw Family
#2 Mt. VernonTed Robertson 2015-08-03 06:07
Roger (Tash)
Sorry for the lost of your father. I believe he is in a better place if he was a Christian.
I remember when I met him as being a very nice and friendly gentleman.
Hang in there and may God be with you during this time.
#1 Sue Morgan Garland 2015-08-02 05:53
I am so sorry for your loss. Your family was like my family growing up and I know Mr. Schorzman as a wonderful man.

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