Claranell Munck age 99 of Clinton, passed away Thursday Feb. 1, 2018 at Methodist West Hospital in West Des Moines. Memorial services will be held on Saturday Feb. 24th at 1:00 PM at the Sarah Harding Home in Clinton, friends and public are welcome to come. Visitation will be held from Noon until the service hour at the Sarah Harding Home. Cremation rites have been accorded. Graveside services will be held at Springdale Cemetery, Clinton. The Pape Funeral Home is assisting the family. Memorials may be given to the Sarah Harding Home, 308 S. Bluff Blvd., Clinton, Iowa 52732. Online condolences may be left at www.papefh.com.
Claranell was born on Feb. 24, 1918 in Crystal, ND, the daughter of Thomas and Clara (Kjorlie) Welch. She married Vinall Adler in 1943 in Reno, NV; he died in 1972. She married Howard Munck in 1978 in Las Vegas, NV; he died in 2004. She worked at A.C. Nielsen Company, Clinton as a secretary for many years. She is survived by her two children, Carol (Rick) Sames of Ankeny, IA and Tom Adler of Battle Ground, WA; three grandchildren, Taylor, Alexis, and Nikki; and three great grandchildren, Lincoln, Maloree, and Mason. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Vinall, husband, Howard, two sisters, and a brother.
Published on February 20, 2018