Clarence Duerksen

Clarence Duerksen, 94, passed away Jan. 27, 2021, at Salem Home in Hillsboro. He was born Nov. 20, 1926, to C.C. and Mary (Funk) Duerksen in Lehigh. He was a milk truck driver for A.M.P.I. in Hillsboro. He married Betty Fox June 13, 1950, in Arkansas. Survivors include: sons, Gary Duerksen of Mobile, Ala., Mike (Patti) Duerksen of Hillsboro; three grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild. Predeceased by his wife, Betty Duerksen, in 2012. Graveside service was at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2021, at the Hillsboro M.B. Cemetery in Hillsboro. Family will receive friends from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday at Jost Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorials to Hillsboro Senior Center in care of Jost Funeral Home P.O. Box 266, Hillsboro, KS, 67063. Online condolences at

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