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Robert Preston Clawson

September 4, 1941 ~ December 30, 2021 (age 80)

Obituary

Robert P. Clawson, age 80, of Easton, PA passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021.

Born September 4, 1941 in Washington, NJ to Amzie and Audrey Gerard Clawson.  He resided in Califon, NJ for most of his life.

Bob graduated from North Hunterdon High School, Rutgers University, Trenton State College and taught at the Woodglen School, Lebanon Township for 36 years where he and a colleague initiated the physical education program.  He was inducted into the North Hunterdon High School Athletic Hall of Fame in 2003 as a varsity player in football, basketball and baseball.

His greatest love was family; he was a devoted husband, father and grandfather.  He was an avid golfer, sports fan and loved following Rutgers football. 

Bob is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jane Scheffmeyer Clawson, daughters Kristine (Jack) Lee, Kathleen (Daniel) Webb and grandchildren Robert Lee, Matthew Lee, Megan Webb, Ronald Webb, a niece and several nephews. 

He was predeceased by his parents and brother; William Clawson. 

Calling hours will take place on Thursday, January 6, 2022 from 11am - 1pm with Funeral Service at 1pm.  All at Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, 26 Main Street, Lebanon, NJ.  Interment at Fairmount Cemetery in Fairmount, NJ. 

Memorials may be made to Parkinson’s Foundation, 1359 Broadway, Suite 1509, New York, NY 10018.

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Services

Visitation
Thursday
January 6, 2022

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, Inc.
26 Main Street
Lebanon, NJ 08833

Funeral Service
Thursday
January 6, 2022

1:00 PM
Scarponi-Bright Funeral Home, Inc.
26 Main Street
Lebanon, NJ 08833

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