Obituary for Clinton Leroy Lounsbury
Clinton Leroy Lounsbury passed away on Sunday, September 4, 2016 in Hammond, LA. He was
born on November 16, 1941 in Bishop, CA and raised by his parents, the late Dan
Lounsbury and Lillian Seybold Lounsbury.
Clint is survived by his beloved wife, Dorothy
Clark Lounsbury. He was the loving father of Raymond E. Louque (Denise) and Theresa L. Stein (Steven).
Clint was the proud grandfather of Nicolas Louque, Tyler Stein, and Cameron Stein. He was the brother
of Dale Johnson (Diane), Charlotte Miller, Joyce Sihler, Bill Foster, and the late Wilaene Kurth.
Clint is survived by numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He will be especially missed by his
nephew, Philip Lee.
Clint served three tours in Vietnam (67-68,
69-70, 70-71) as an Army Ranger, Long Range Reconnaissance Patrol (LRRP) and a Tunnel Rat. He retired
from a career in the United States Army in 1987. He was highly decorated. Clint was an
active member of the American Legion Post 16. He was an avid supporter and fundraiser
for the Wounded War Heroes. Clint believed deeply in their mission to help the men and woman returning
from combat. Clint dedicated his life to helping others and gave more than he ever received. He
was loved by his family, friends, and community and will be greatly missed.
Relatives and friends are invited to the Graveside Service at the Southeast Louisiana
Veterans Cemetery, 34888 Grantham College Rd., Slidell, LA 70460 on Friday, September 9, 2016 at