MaryBelle Clair Obituary

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MaryBelle Clair

July 20, 1919 - April 19, 2014
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MaryBelle Clair passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014. She was 94 years old. She was born on July 20, 1919 to Jesse and Mary (Christner) Wright in Frederick, CO. She graduated from Frederick High School in 1936. She was married to Ivan E. Clair on August 5, 1936 of Lafayette, CO. They resided in Frederick – Firestone area until 1954 when they moved to Thornton, CO. MaryBelle worked for the City of Thornton Utilities until she retired in 1981. Ivan and MaryBelle moved to Montrose, CO in 1981 making that their retirement home. They enjoyed traveling, spending winters in Arizona and CA camping, and spent a lot of time outdoors fishing...
MaryBelle Clair passed away on Saturday, April 19, 2014. She was 94 years old. She was born on July 20, 1919 to Jesse and Mary (Christner) Wright in Frederick, CO. She graduated from Frederick High School in 1936. She was married to Ivan E. Clair on August 5, 1936 of Lafayette, CO. They resided in Frederick – Firestone area until 1954 when they moved to Thornton, CO. MaryBelle worked for the City of Thornton Utilities until she retired in 1981. Ivan and MaryBelle moved to Montrose, CO in 1981 making that their retirement home. They enjoyed traveling, spending winters in Arizona and CA camping, and spent a lot of time outdoors fishing until they moved in with their daughter and son-in-law in Colorado Springs, CO during June 1996. MaryBelle's husband, Ivan Clair, passed away on June 25, 2001 at the age of 84. Her son, Jack Clair passed away of cancer during August 1997 at age 59. She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Linda and Al Albrandt of Colorado Springs, CO, daughter-in-law, Darlene Clair of Thornton, CO; a brother Melvin Wright of Rochelle, Illinois. She has four granddaughters; Tina Kissick (husband Galen) of Grand Junction, CO, Terri Dunnington (husband Bart) of Northglenn, CO, Tami Clair of Thornton, CO, and Trisa Carter (husband Steve) of Aurora, CO. She has two grandsons; Don Albrandt (wife Jan) of Colorado Springs, CO and Jeff Albrandt (wife Lori) of Petaluma, California. She has 14 great-grandchildren and 11 great-great-grandchildren.

Arrangements Entrusted to Olinger Highland Mortuary & Cemetery, Thornton, CO

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