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Clyde Junior Carpenter

Clyde Junior Carpenter, 93, of Baltimore, passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018. He was a graduate of Thurston High School and later served in the US Navy during WWII. He loved fishing and golf.

Clyde was a letter carrier for 25 years in the Village of Baltimore and a janitor at Liberty Union High School. He was a member of VFW Post 3761, a past fire chief of the Liberty Township Fire Department, a Village of Baltimore Council member, and a former member of Fairfield Fish and Game. Clyde was a friend of Bill W’s for 39 years, 8 months.

Clyde is survived by his loving wife of 70 years, Myrtle Carpenter; sisters, Frances Elliott and Elsie Jane (Ron) Ramsey, (or as Clyde would say) “each of whom had a brother”; daughter, Laura (Kevin) Mustard; son, Rick Carpenter; daughter, Kathy (Dick) Poland; grandsons, Phillip Willis, Jeremy Willis (Allan), Kelvin Zimmerman, Khristopher Zimmerman, and Robert Reinschield; granddaughter, Jennifer Wallace; and great-grandchildren, Gabby and Jeff Zimmerman, Brittany and Briana Kerr, and Brieddle, Brooklyn, and Carma Reinschield.

Clyde was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde Carpenter, Sr. and Laura Edith Carpenter; brother-in-law, Frankie Elliott; and son-in-law, Jeff Zimmerman.

Friends and family may call at Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, Baltimore from 2-4 and 6-8 on Monday, October 29th and on Tuesday, October 30th from 12:00 noon to 1:00 pm at Funeral service was held October 30, 2018, at the Maple Grove United Brethren Church, Baltimore, with the Reverend Michael Willis officiating. Burial followed at Maple Grove Cemetery, Baltimore..

Memorial contributions may be made to Maple Grove United Brethren Church, 9880 Lancaster-Newark Rd NE, Baltimore, Ohio 43105.

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