Keith Clipper

June 30, 1929-Aug. 26, 2013

VERDI – Services for Gordon Keith Clipper, 84, of Verdi will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church in Lake Benton. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the church. Private burial in Memorial Hill Cemetery will take place prior to the Saturday service. Arrangements are provided by Hartquist Funeral Home, Utoft Johansen Chapel in Lake Benton.

He died Monday, Aug. 26, 2013, as the result of an accident in Verdi.

He was born June 30, 1929, to Gordon John and Vera Pearl (Van Dusen) Clipper on the farm in Drammen Township near Lake Benton.

Survivors include his wife, Marlys of Verdi; son, Jeff of Verdi; eight grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; three step-children, Jolene Garver, Kevin Brands, and Rebecca Benson; 10 step-grandchildren; three step-great-grandchildren; sisters, Norma Rogers of Sebring, Fla. and Gloria Even of Elkton, S.D.; and brother, Vann of Hugo.