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Truman Joseph Clary

December 5, 1946 January 15, 2018
Truman Joseph Clary
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Obituary for Truman Joseph Clary

Truman Joseph Clary, 71, of Oxford, passed away Monday, January 15, 2018 at Chester County Hospital, West Chester.

He was the husband of Deborah Bush Clary with whom he shared 40 years of marriage.

Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Truman N. and Mary McGoldrick Clary.

Truman was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps and served in the Vietnam War with the 2nd Battallion, 7th Marines, Utters Battallion. He was awarded a Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars, Presidential Unit Citation Ribbon with 2 Bronze Stars, Navy Unit Commendation Ribbon and 2 Republic of Vietnam Meritorious Unit Citation Ribbon Bars.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Oxford. Truman was also a member of the Swayne-Campbell-Testa Post #5467 VFW, Kennett Square.

Truman was a hard worker and dedicated husband, father, and grandfather and enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by his wife; one son, Jeffrey Clary (Amy) of Renovo; three grandchildren, Tucker Scarlett and Fiona; three brothers, Patrick Clary (Alice) of Broomall, Arthur Clary of Coatesville and Joseph Clary of Renovo.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be Celebrated at 12 Noon Saturday, February 3, 2018 at Sacred Heart Church, 203 Church Rd., Oxford, PA, where friends and family may visit from 10 to 11:45.

Interment will be private.

Arrangements are being handled by the Edward L. Collins, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc., Oxford, PA. On-line condolences may be made at

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