SANGERVILLE – Nazier J. Clukey Sr., 87, died March 25, 2006, at Mayo Regional Hospital in Dover-Foxcroft. He was born Jan. 4, 1919, in Sangerville, the son of Dolar and Annie Clukey. He served in the U.S. Army infantry and was a twice-wounded Purple Heart veteran of World War II. He was a communicant of Holy Family Catholic Church in Sangerville. Nazier worked as a mechanic at Clukey and Page Garage in Guilford and later for Hardwood Products Company in Guilford. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, snowmobiling and woodworking. He is survived by two sons, Nazier Clukey Jr. and his companion, Donna, of Sangerville and Leonard Clukey Sr. and his wife, June, of Guilford; two daughters, Barbara Pickens of Sangerville and Deanna Federowicz and her husband, John, of Connecticut; five grandchildren, Brock Clukey and his wife, Jane, of Andover, Maine, Holly Clukey of Sangerville, Leonard Clukey Jr. of Guilford, Kiev Federowicz and his wife, Gail, of Connecticut and Dotty Pickens of Guilford; two great-grandchildren, Emma Clukey and Kes Federowicz; two brothers, Galen Clukey and his wife, Marjorie, and Nelson Clukey and his wife, Rita; and a sister, Winifred Daigle, all of Dexter. He was predeceased by his wife, Anita (Cleaves) Clukey in 2001; three sisters, Sylvia Payne, Joyce Clukey, Lillian Clukey; two brothers, Angus Clukey and Fernald Clukey. Friends may call 3-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, March 31, at the Crosby & Neal Funeral Home, 21 Oak St., Guilford. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Saturday, April 1, at Holy Family Catholic Church in Sangerville, with the Rev. Fr. James Robichaud officiating. Spring burial will be in Mount Pleasant Cemetery in Dexter. The family would like to thank the staff at Hibbard Nursing Home and Mayo Regional Hospital for their care, and a special thanks to Philip Meek, also known as “Kojak.” For more information or to sign an online guest book go to www.CrosbyNeal.com
NAZIER J. CLUKEY SR.
Posted Sept. 25, 2008, at 11:16 p.m.