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November 18th, 1915 – Tuesday, October 16, 2007

Service Information
The Peterson Chapel of Buffalo
Saturday, October 20th, 2007
11am

Visitation Information

McGaffey, Clyde Raymond Buffalo, died Oct. 16th.

He was born Nov. 18, 1915, in Buffalo, MN, to Edward C. McGaffey & Mabel (Klatt) McGaffey. He graduated from Buffalo H.S. in 1933. “Joe,” the nickname he carried most of his life, was employed as a truck driver by his father for many years. Upon his father’s death, Joe and his wife, Katherine purchased Western Transportation, and owned it until the summer of 1969. Clyde married Katherine Huber in June, 1940. They were blessed with 5 children, Patricia (Ralph) Munsterteiger; Jean (David) Bryant; Sandra (Thomas) Bogren; James Edward (Kate) McGaffey; & Neal John (Katrina) McGaffey. They have 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; sister, Gerri (Don) Huston. Katherine died in December, 1968. In Aug., 1971, Clyde married Berdelia Wittenberg. He became step father to: Sue (Sam) Heineke; Pat (Craig) Walls; Roxann (Kelly) Brynestad; Cindy (Doug) Holland; Linda Wittenberg; Jim & Donald Wittenberg, both deceased. There are 12 step grandchildren & 16 step great-grandchildren.

Clyde & Berdelia “Bert” moved to Bird Island, MN, where they lived until Aug., 2004, when they moved to Sunrise Assisted Living in Buffalo.

Funeral service 11 AM Sat. at the funeral home.

Visitation at the funeral home Sat. morning one hour prior to services.

1 Guestbook Entry

  1. Joanne Thompson

    Jean Bryant & Family,
    I am sorry to hear of the loss of your
    father. I pray that God will grant you
    and your family his healing power and his peace, today and always.
    Sincerely,
    Joanne Thompson
    (BHS food service)

    Reply

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