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Clarence Hendrickson

1945 - 2020

Clarence Edward Hendrickson age 75 of Cheboygan passed away December 9, 2020 at McLaren Northern Michigan Hospital in Petoskey.

He was born April 29, 1945 in Sault Ste. Marie to Allen and Ellie (Mutikiinen) Hendrickson.

He grew up in the Soo and attended school at Soo High School, and at Lake Superior State where he obtained his nursing license. On December 30, 1966, he married Eileen Matheson in the Soo, they then moved to Cheboygan in September of 1967 where they started working at Community Memorial Hospital. His hobbies include reading, watching movies, freighters on Boatnerd, and being the Grinch at Christmas. He was also a member of the Life Worship Center.

He is survived by his daughters, Rhonda (Peter) Voelzke, Stephanie (Chad) Gruesbeck, and Paula (GW) Grawey; his brother, Al (Marge) Hendrickson; sisters-in-law, Maureen Anderson and Alice Matheson; brother-in-law, Michael Poglese; grandchildren, Donald (fiancée, Eileen McGuckin) Brisboe, Luke Brisboe, James Voelzke, Gabrielle Voelzke; future great-granddaughter Oakley, and many nieces and nephews.

Clarence is preceded in death by his wife, Eileen on May 11, 2020; parents, Allen and Ellie; sister, Barbara Poglese; sister-in-law, Kathleen McGinn; brothers-in-law, Rex McGinn and Edward Anderson.

A memorial will be announced at a later date.

Family suggests memorials may be given to the Humane Society (kitty cat division).

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