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Clarence Idalski

1925 - 2018

Clarence J, “Monk” Idalski, age 92 of Rogers City
passed away May 2, 2018 at Medilodge of Rogers City,

He was born August 12, 1925 in Rogers City
to Roman and Catherine (Yarch) Idalski.

Monk served in the United States Navy during World War II. On June 16,
1947 he married Shirley Hopp in Munger, Michigan, Monk loved his
Tigers. He also loved the fact that taking his dear Shirley to the casino
made her happy. Monk will be remembered for his quick wit and his huge
smile. He loved hunting, fishing and chasing rabbits with his hounds,

He is survived by
3 children, Tom and Dave (Jean Ann); daughter, Suzie (Terry) Lewis;
4 grandchildren, Tim (Paula), Jeff, Justin (Kate) and Abbey;
4 great granddaughters, Marissa, Anna, Elise and Clara Ann; and
sister, Lillian,

He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley; and 11 siblings.

Memorial visitation will take place at St. Ignatius Catholic Church on
Saturday, May 12th from 9:00 a.m. until time of his memorial mass at
10:00 a.m. with Fr. James Fitzpatrick officiating. Rogers City VFW
Post 607 will accord full military honors immediately following mass.

Inurnment will take place at Memorial Park Cemetery

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Clarence Idalski – Beck Funeral Home – Rogers City, MI