STEWARTSVILLE, Mo. — Clifton E. Karl, 80, Stewartsville, passed away Sunday, March 13, 2011, at a Cameron, Mo. health care center. Clifton was born on August 14, 1930, in Clarksdale, Mo. to George and Theresa (Kneib) Karl. He was raised in Clarksdale, graduating from Clarksdale High School. He joined the U.S. Navy, serving during the Korean Conflict. After being discharged, he returned to Clarksdale, and in 1955, he married Jean Newkirk. He worked at Swift & Co. until his retirement. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Easton, Mo. and American Legion Post #508, Stewartsville . . .

Source: News-Press Now, 14 March 2011