for Clinton Leroy Lounsbury
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,
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 2:00 PM.