Life Story / Obituary
Clarence (Butch) Wentzloff Jr. lost his battle with lung cancer on December 9th, 2018 with his family by his side in his home. Butch is proceeded in death by his parents; Clarence Wentzloff Sr., Ann Vivian Price, his loving wife, Lola (Tinker) Ripley and his Grandson/Son Terry Ripley.
He is survived by three siblings; Judy Geetings (James), Clare Scholten, Ronald Scholten, his two daughters; Carol Ripley (Melissa), Christina Stroven, four Grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. Butch lived a busy full life. Serving two tours in Vietnam, working over 20 years at CWC, and retired as a corrections officer at MCF. When he had free time he liked to fish, hunt, and play cards with friends. A grave side service will be held at Egelston Cemetery with date and time announced later.