Clinton Kenneth “Clint” Steffens, age 82, of Perryville, Missouri passed away Thursday, January 19, 2017 at Estates of Perryville.
He was born January 15, 1935, in Wittenberg, Missouri, son of Ferdinand and Emma Koenig Steffens.
Clinton attended school in Altenburg, Missouri. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from April 6, 1954 until being honorably discharged April 5, 1957. He worked as a truck driver in Chicago for many years and was a long-time member of the Teamsters Union in Chicago. Clint was a member of St. Paul Lutheran Church in Jackson.
Loving survivors include two sons, Wesley (Christina) Steffens of Jackson and David (Gina) Steffens, of Georgia; five siblings, Vernon (Betty) Steffens, Kenneth (Lorna) Steffens and Larry (Ruby) Steffens of Frohna, Missouri, Melbert (Sandra) Steffens of Fenton, Missouri and Geraldine Kaufman of Uniontown; four grandchildren, David, Jr., Savannah, Nicholas and Christopher.
He was preceded in death by his parents, a daughter, Cheryl Steffens, a sister, Vera Noennig and an infant brother, Earl Ferdinand Steffens.
The visitation will be from 9 a.m. until service time Monday, January 23, 2017 at the chapel of McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Jason Shaw officiating.
Interment will be in Russell Heights Cemetery in Jackson, with military honors.
The family suggests that contributions be made to St. Paul Lutheran School in Jackson.
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