Clarence E. Oppy, age 92, of Andrews, passed away peacefully in his home Sunday, October 10, 2021, at 8:11 pm. He worked for Kroger Warehouse as a forklift driver, was a member of Teamsters and past member of the American Legion. Clarence enjoyed woodworking, making many beautiful and practical items for family and friends.
Clarence was born June 12, 1929, in Wabash, a son of Willard E. and Jesse (Ward) Oppy. He married Joann Hunnicutt and she preceded him in death. He is survived by two daughters Sheryl Oppy of Huntington and Roberta Oppy of Andrews, a son Mark (Tina) Oppy of Huntington, a daughter-in-law Phoebe Oppy of Andrews, 7 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and caregivers (like a daughter) Chastity Riley and grandson Jason Oppy. In addition to his parents and wife he was preceded in death by a son Mike Oppy, a brother William Oppy, and a sister Mabel Stackhouse.
To fulfill Clarence’s wishes there will be no formal services.
Preferred memorials are to St. Jude Children’s Hospital c/o Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.
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