John Claussen


Graveside services for friends and family of 87-year old John Claussen are Friday, October 1st, 2021 at 10:00 at Greenwood Cemetery in Chadron, NE, with Pastor Russ Seger officiating.

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John W Claussen was born November 1, 1933 in Chadron to Herman and Hazel (Grantham) Claussen, the youngest of 11 children. He passed away Wednesday, September 22, 2021

John married Ruth (Jake) Walgren on February 5th, 1953.

Survivors include his daughter Pam Emick and son Curt Claussen. Brothers Jim and Dale Claussen. Grandchildren Lisa, Tara, Casie, Chandra & Jared. Great Grandchildren Kiara, Jacee, RJ, Ruger, Xavier & Kimber and many lifelong friends.

John was preceded in death by his parents, wife Jake and an infant brother and sister, brothers Claywell, Harry and Hollis Claussen, and sisters Marie Vance, Catherine Barager, and Ramona Durham.

Chamberlain Chapel in Chadron is in charge of arrangements for John Claussen.