Shoemaker was born on May 17, 1930 in Sheridan, Oregon. A
graduate of Amity High School class of 1948.
He resided in Keizer, Oregon for 47 years where he passed
away at home after an extended illness on June 8, 2009 with his
wife Catherine by his side.
is survived by his wife Catherine, his children Michael,
Kathleen, Jessica, and Paul,
brothers Darven, Butch, Sam, Lonnie and Max and many
as his friends called him was a longtime member of Jehovah’s
Witnesses where he had many close friends with whom he attended
services and acquired deep spiritual faith in the Bible and the
certainty of the resurrection hope that is spoken of at John
5:28,29. He died with the assurance of that resurrection into a
Paradise Earth where Jehovah God “will wipe out every tear
from their eyes, and death
will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be
anymore.” Rev. 21:4.
and his family were greatly assisted throughout his extended
illness by the loving care of the Odyssey Hospice, his sons
Michael and Paul, as well as his many “
spiritual Brothers and Sisters” at the River Road Congregation
of Jehovah’s Witnesses. I’ll miss you PaPa, Love little
memorial service for Clinton Samuel Shoemaker 79 will be at 2pm
Saturday, June 27, 2009 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s
Witnesses at 5138 Tenth Avenue N.E. Keizer, Oregon.
Arrangements entrusted to Weddle Funeral Services. Online
Condolences at www.Weddle-Funeral.com.