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Dr. Thomas Fadden CLAUSS Dr. Thomas Fadden CLAUSSMale 1923 - 2013  (90 years)Deceased
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  • Name Thomas Fadden CLAUSS  [1, 2, 3
    Title Dr. 
    Nickname Tucker 
    Relationshipwith Regis John CARR
    Born 8 FEB 1923  El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 4
    Gender Male 
    Census 1930  Lake Township, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Census 1940  Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Military Service Abt 1942 
    Residence 1993  Scott, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 19 AUG 2013  Justus, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Obituary 20 AUG 2013  Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age 90 years 
    Buried 23 AUG 2013  Saint Patricks Cemetery, Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I9600  Carr-Scott
    Last Modified 1 FEB 2016 

    Father Ancestors Harvey Calvin CLAUSS
              b. 10 OCT 1891, Jordan, Clearfield, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 20 MAY 1962, Womelsdorf, Berks, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Mother Ancestors Alice FADDEN
              b. 28 OCT 1895, Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 29 APR 1982, Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Married Abt 1920 
    Divorced Bef 1950 
    Children 5 children 
    Family ID F418  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Joan Audrey CHRISTMAN
              b. Abt 1925
              d. Bef AUG 2013  (Age ~ 88 years) 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 28 MAR 2014 
    Family ID F5620  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 FEB 1923 - El Paso, El Paso, Texas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1930 - Lake Township, Wayne, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsCensus - 1940 - Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1993 - Scott, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 19 AUG 2013 - Justus, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Thomas (Tucker) Fadden Clauss, M.D., of Justus, Pa., passed away on Aug. 19, 2013, following complications of a recent stroke. Born in El Paso, Texas, on Feb. 8, 1923, to Harvey and Alice Clauss, he was a graduate of Olyphant High School, the University of Scranton and Jefferson Medical College. A veteran of World War II, Dr. Clauss served in the Navy aboard the USS North Carolina and USS Alabama in the Pacific theater, first as a blue jacket and then as lieutenant JG after completing the V-12 program at the University of Notre Dame and Columbia University. Following an internship at the Scranton State General Hospital and a residency at Nanticoke State Hospital, Dr. Clauss practiced family medicine in Throop from 1952 until he retired in 2006. During his 54 years of compassionate care for families up and down the valley, he was affiliated with the Mid-Valley, CMC, State and Mercy hospitals, served as Mid-Valley's and Mercy's president, Head of Mercy's Department of Family Practice, chairman of Mercy's and Mid-Valley's Quality Assurance Committees, medical director for the Holy Family Residence and the L.C.H.C.C., and school physician for Penn State's Worthington Scranton campus and the Lakeland School District. He was a member of the American Medical Association, the Pennsylvania Medical Society, the American Academy of Family Practice and the Lackawanna County Medical Society, for which he served as president. Dr. Clauss was also a member of St. Patrick's Parish in Olyphant, the Knights of Columbus and the American Legion. Dr. Clauss was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years, the former Joan Audrey Christman; his son, Jon; his parents; his stepfather, Russell Harrison; his brothers, Harvey and Peter; his sister, Gretchen; and his sister-in-law, Mary Murray Clauss. He is survived by his brother and his sister-in-law, James and Marion Clauss of Dunmore; his sister-in-law, Jane MacDonald Clauss of Lake Ariel; his brother-in-law, James Evans of Baltimore; and his children, Thomas F. Clauss Jr. and his wife, Laura, of New Canaan, Conn.; Patti Clauss and husband, Dana Zucker, Gilford, N.H.; Joan Pierce and husband, Ken, Oakton, Va.; Gary Clauss and wife, Suzanne, Colchester, Conn.; Kevin Clauss, College Park, Md.; Suzanne Kraky and husband, Michael, Scott Twp.; Kerry Clauss and wife, Theresa, Stewartstown; Chris Clauss and wife, Elizabeth, Clarks Summit; Sandra Clauss-Wallace and husband, Craig, Fort Walton, Fla.; and Kim Clauss and husband, Patrick Walton, Justus. He is also survived by 39 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; 28 nieces and nephews; numerous cousins, grandnieces and grandnephews. The funeral Mass for this loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle, friend and caregiver to so many will be on Aug. 23, 2013, at Holy Cross Parish at St. Patrick's Church in Olyphant at 9:30 a.m. with interment to follow at St. Patrick's Cemetery, Blakely. Friends are requested to go directly to St. Patrick's Church, Olyphant, Friday morning. Friends may call Thursday, Aug. 22, 2013, from 4 to 8 p.m. at Holy Family Residence, 2500 Adams Ave., Scranton. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial contributions be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor, 2500 Adams Ave., Scranton, PA 18509-1515 or the Jon Clauss Scholarship Foundation at the University of Scranton. Online condolences may be sent to jfglinskyfuneralhome@gmail.com. Published in Scranton Times - 20 AUG 2013 - Scranton, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 23 AUG 2013 - Saint Patricks Cemetery, Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S250] 1930 United States Federal Census, Database online. Year: 1930; Census Place: Lake, Wayne, Pennsylvania; Roll: ; Page: ; Enumeration District: ; Image: .
      Record for Harvey C Clauss

    2. [S378] 1940 United States Federal Census, Database online. Year: 1940; Census Place: Olyphant, Lackawanna, Pennsylvania; Roll: T627_3526; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 35-111.
      Record for Thomas F Clauss

    3. [S245] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, (National Archives and Records Administration), Database online.
      Record for Dr Thomas F Clauss

    4. [S245] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, (National Archives and Records Administration).