OBITUARY

Allan Andrew CLUGSTON

January 14, 1920May 7, 2019

Allan Andrew Clugston, 99, a longtime resident of Kansas City, MO, passed away on May 7, 2019. Allan was born in Cherokee, KS, and was the son of Winfield and Cecile (Dauron) Clugston. In 1940, Allan began a long and successful career with Union Pacific Railroad and later with Sante Fe Railroad. After retiring from his railroad career, Allan worked many years as an income tax specialist for H&R Block. Allan was a proud WWII veteran. He served in the United States Army from November, 1941, through March, 1946. His tour of duty took him to many locations including Calcutta, India. He was also a member of the Masonic Lodge and advocated for U.S. Veterans rights. Allan loved to travel and dance, sometimes combining the two into vacations.

Allan was preceded in death by his parents, wife Pauline (Zupan) Clugston, two brothers, Charles W Clugston and Gerald Clugston, and a sister, Ann Lucchi. Allan is survived by three nephews, three nieces, and many great nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, May 9, 2019, 1:00 PM at the Floral Hills Cemetery. Arrangements are under the direction of the Newcomers Floral Hills Funeral Home. The family suggests memorials to the Wounded Warriors Fund. These may be left at or mailed to the Newcomers Floral Hills Funeral Home, 7000 Blue Ridge Blvd, Kansas City, MO, 64133.

Services

  • Graveside Service Thursday, May 9, 2019

Memories

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Diane Turner

May 9, 2019

Allan was an amazing 😉 person. Very kind and polite and loved listening to the news about the government events. As a nurse I had the privilege and honor to assist in Allan’s healthcare at Villa Ventura for Interim Heathcare and also at Advanced Healthcare Rehabilitation of Overland Park! Thank you so much Allan!! God blessings and peace be upon you and your family.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY