Clarence “Dink” Edgar Sunderman

MARIETTA, Ohio — Clarence “Dink” Edgar Sunderman, 86, of Buckhannon, died Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017 at Ruby Memorial Hospital.

Clarence was born June 8, 1931 in St. Mary, W.Va. to Raymond and Avis Sunderman.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in Korea, where he earned a Bronze Star and a Purple Heart.

Clarence will be deeply missed by his children Ruth (Butch) Pugh, Loretta Sunderman and Stephanie (Samuel) Myers; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brothers Jim Sunderman and Marvin Sunderman; sisters Phyllis Waggoner, Kitty Pritchett, Mary Reed, Christine Pritchett, Jenny Pritchett, Dorothy Pritchett and Evelyn Pritchett.

Clarence was preceded in death by his daughter Melissa Taylor, son Joshua Sunderman, grandson Donnie Butcher, sons Jimmy and Jeff Harkins.

Funeral services will be Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Roberts Funeral Home – East Lawn Chapel, 27880 St. Rt. 7, Marietta. The family will receive friends from noon until the time of the service. 

Burial will be at East Lawn Memorial Park, where military rites will be held.   Online tributes may be made at


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