Orlo L. Clussman, 72, Stevens Point, died Sunday, Jan. 12, 2014, at Ministry St Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, at Boston Funeral Home, with the Rev. Steven Olson officiating. Burial will be in Amherst Cemetery at a later date.
Visitation will be at the funeral home from 10 a.m. Saturday until the service.
Condolences may be offered online at bostonfuneralhome.net.
Mr. Clussman was born Nov. 17, 1941, in Stevens Point, a son of the late Kenneth and Nellie (Phillips) Clussman. He grew up in Stevens Point, attended a local grade school and graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1959.
He was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1959 and was honorably discharged in 1962.
He was married to Ursala Trautmann, whom he met during his time in service. They later divorced.
He returned to Stevens Point and worked for Bake Rite for a year.
He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1963. He served three tours in Vietnam. He was honorably discharged in 1974.
After his discharge, he relocated to Las Vegas from 1974 to 1988. He returned to Stevens Point where he worked as a bartender on the Stevens Point Public Square.
Survivors include three sons, Brian (Kathleen), San Antonio, Texas, Keith (Cindy), Jacksonville, Fla., and Chat (Karina), Austin, Texas; two brothers, Edward (Susan), Stevens Point, and Ronald, Wausau; two sisters, Arlene (Bucky) Bucknell, Mosinee, and Penny (Randy) Stroik, McHenry, Ill.; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.;
He was also preceded in death by one brother, Bill; and one sister-in-law, Barbara.