George Claassen

George William Claassen, 80, of Rushville died at 11 a.m. Oct. 15, 2010, at Snyder’s Vaughn Haven Nursing Home in Rushville.

He was born Dec. 4, 1929, in Grundy County, Mo., the son of Martin and Bertha Shirley Claassen Sr.

Graveside services were held Monday at Rushville City Cemetery with Rev. Steve Pichaske officiating. Wood Funeral Home in Rushville was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may be made to Snyder’s Vaughn Haven Nursing Home.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 10/20/2010