Vernon W. Clausing, 80

The Rev. Vernon W. Clausing passed away on Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at the age of 80 years.

Vernon was a former UCC pastor who is survived by his sons Jon (Han Soon) and Joel (Nadine); and grandchildren Madison, Lauren, Cole, Tenzin, Ashley, Sadie, and Meghan. He is further survived by his sister Ruth (Howard) Dickman; brother Lee (Sandra) Clausing; and many nieces, nephews, relatives, and dear friends. He is preceded in death by his wife Kay (nee Breisch).

A memorial service for Vernon will be at noon on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, at the Phillip Funeral Home Chapel, 1420 W. Paradise Drive, in West Bend with the Rev. David Schlieter presiding. Gathering will take place at the funeral home from 10-11:45 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013. Interment of cremains will take place at Pilger Ruhe Cemetery in New Knoxville, Ohio.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 /