Clayton, Edward J., Saginaw, Michigan

Passed away Tuesday, December 16, 2014, at the age of 81. Edward was born March 24, 1933, in Marion Springs, Michigan to the late James and Anna (Chaplar) Clayton. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was an avid sportsman and “beer man”. He was a selfless, witty man that enjoyed doing things for others and making people smile. He will be missed by his children, James Clayton and Gary (Judy) Clayton; grandchildren, Michael Gordon, Christopher (Pamela) Clayton, Jamie Clayton, and Katie Clayton; great-grandchildren, Hunter and Loriana Clayton, and Nathan Placher; brothers, Leo Harvey (Carla) Clayton and Paul Irving Clayton. He was predeceased by his siblings, Mary Bleumer, Alfred, Rolf, and George Clayton. A memorial visitation will take place on Saturday, December 20, 2014 from 10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. at W. L. Case & Company, 201 N. Miller Road. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of James Clayton.