From The Ogden Standard-Examiner, Thursday, February 3, 1972:
Joseph J. Clausse Jr.
NORTH OGDEN — Joseph James Clausse Jr., 52, of 469 E. 3100 N., died this morning at the McKay Hospital of a heart ailment.
Mr. Clausse was born Feb. 11, 1919, in Ogden, a son of Joseph James Sr. and Maude Wiegel Clausse.
On Sept. 28, 1940, he was married to Helen Blackinton in Ogden.
He was manage of the Island Park Lodge in Island Park, Idaho.
During World War II he served in the Navy. He was a former member of BPO Elks 719 and a member of United Commercial Travelers.
Surviving are his widow of North Ogden; four daughters, Mrs. William (Sharon) Noice, Idaho Falls, Idaho; Mrs. Robert (Gayle) Jones, Ogden; Miss Susan Clausse and Miss Jill Clausse, both of North Ogden; one grandchild; his mother of Ogden.
Also surviving are four brothers and one sister, Lewis J. Clausse, Harold A. Clausse, both of Sacramento, Calif.; Gerald E. Clausse, Ogden; Kenneth L. Clausse, Orem; Mrs. John (Barbara) Silber, Silver Springs [sic], Md.
Funeral services will be announce by the Myers Mortuary.
Source: “The Ogden Standard-Examiner”, 3 Feb 1972, p. 7D; digital image online at Ancestry.com <www.ancestry.com>.
(Joseph James Clausse, Jr., is my grandmother’s older brother.)