WATSONVILLE — Clarence Ennis Olds died on Saturday, November 24, 2012 at Watsonville Community Hospital after a sudden stroke on the 23rd. He was 92.
Mr. Olds, who always went by his middle name of Ennis due to his father having the same name, was born on June 9, 1920 in Indiana. While still a baby, his parents, Clarence and Anna Olds, emigrated to California. They made their home at an old farm outside Castroville where he grew up.
Besides his daughter, Debra (Len) Wafford of Watsonville, Mr. Olds is also survived by his sister, Mary Savage of Watsonville, and his three grand children, Eric Wafford of Santa Cruz, Erin (David) Camphouse of Oregon, and Morgan Kultala of Northern California, among other relatives.
Services will be held at Ave Maria Memorial Chapel at 609 Main St., Watsonville today at 1 p.m. A short two hour viewing will be held at the same location from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. today. Grave side services will be held at Pajaro Memorial Park on Hwy 152 following the main service with a reception to honor him at California Grill in Freedom at approximately 3 p.m. Donations can be made in his name to the Wounded Warrior Project.
Share on Facebook