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Clara A. Litherland

April 7, 1930 ~ April 9, 2020 (age 90)


Clara A. Litherland, 90, passed away April 9, 2020 at home with her family.

Born April 7, 1930 in Tell City, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Viola Schneider Sabelhaus.

Clara worked at General Electric and upon her retirement she and her husband Bob enjoyed traveling our country. She also enjoyed quilting and spending time with the granchildren.

Survivors include her husband, Robert

“Bob” Litherland, Sr. of Tell City; children, Robert “Bob” (Jill) Litherland, Jr. of Lewisport, KY, Brenda Harpenau of Tell City, Dale (Cheryl) Litherland of Brooks, KY; a sister, Rose Brumfield of Chrisney; grandchildren, Scott (Reyne) Harpenau of Tell City, Jenny (Jerry) Puertzer of Evanston, IN, Sara (Scott) Welsh of Paris, KY, Leah (Phillip) Ball of Cannelton, IN, Nick (Staci) Litherland of Tell City, IN, Meg (Tim) Washington of New Albany, IN, Jacob Litherland of Brooks, KY, Matthew (Meggan) Beard of Bullitt County, KY, Nicole (John) Coleman, Chesapeake, VA, Isaac (Chelsey) Turner of Merritt Island, FL, Tony Ferraro of Tell City and 19 great grandchildren.

Preceding her in death in addition to her parents is a grandson, Jason Harpenau a grand daughter, Stacie Ferraro, a great grand daughter, Ella Ferraro, a son-in-law, Stan Harpenau, brothers, Eugene, Cecil, Edwin, Robert,Norbert, Paul, Frank, Lloyd and Dennis; sisters, Freida Reinhart, Hyacinth Anderson, Anna Labhart, Elizabeth Evans and Delores Sabelhaus.

Due to current state mandates, services will be private with burial in St. Mary Cemetery.

Memorial donations may be made to Heart to Heart Hospice.


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