Obituary: Clouse, Barbara Jean
CLOUSE, Barbara Jean
Passed away October, 28, 2012, in Spokane, WA. Barb was born January 26, 1934, in Spokane to Hank and Hazel (Wottlin) Koberstine who preceded her in death. She married Ernie Clouse on June 8, 1954, who is deceased. Two brothers, Phillip and Johnny Koberstine, and stepson, Walt Clouse, also preceded her in death.
Barb attended Warsaw School, Spokane Junior Academy, and graduated from Reardan High School. She was a homemaker and caregiver and attended Countryside Adventist Church. She was also a member of Spring Hill Grange.
Survivors include two sons, Rod (Brenda) Clouse and Delbert Clouse, and her husband’s children, Jim (Sally) Clouse, Bob (Jeanne) Clouse, Phil (Sharon) Clouse, Edie (Jerry) Sims, Dave (Lanie) Clouse, step-daughter-in-law, Judy Clouse, 22 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by brother, Duke (Vi) Koberstine, sisters-in-law, Karen Koberstine, Donna Koberstine, Eileen Clouse, and many nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers or memorials, Barb requested family and friends spend extra time with loved ones. Flowers wilt, money is spent, but love is everlasting.
Funeral services will be held Friday, November 2, 2012, at 10 a.m. at HAZEN & JAEGER FUNERAL HOME, 1306 N. Monroe St., Spokane.