Anna Marie “Ann” Clouse, 95, of Hoopeston, IL, passed away at 7:05 A.M. Thursday July 5, 2018 at Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Living in Hoopeston, IL.  She was born February 28, 1923 in Iroquois County, IL, the daughter of Oscar and Mamie (Johnson) Carlson.  She married Earl E. Clouse on February 20, 1942 at her parent’s home in Hoopeston, IL.  He preceded her in death on January 24, 2001.

She is survived by two sons, Curt (Marilyn) Clouse of Cherry Valley, IL and Stan (Margo) Clouse of West Fargo, ND; one sister, Helen Howard of South Holland, IL; 4 grandchildren, Derek (Anna) Clouse, Leigh Ann (Tim) White, Neil (Stacey) Clouse, and Ryan (Noelle) Clouse; 7 great-grandchildren, Lucia Clouse, Brennan and Jack White, Drew and Ben Clouse, and Katie and Cooper Clouse.  She is also survived by several nieces, nephews, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother-in-law, Woodrow Howard.

Anna was a homemaker.  She was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Hoopeston.  She served as the secretary/treasurer of the Jolly Dozens and the Marry Circle, was on the membership committee for the Hoopeston Historical Society and volunteered at the Hoopeston Nursing Home for 37 years.  Anna loved to play games especially Bunko and Euchre.

A visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M. Tuesday July 10, 2018 at Anderson Funeral Home 427 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL.  The funeral service will follow the visitation and will begin at 12:00 P.M. Tuesday, at the funeral home, with Rev. Tom Cici officiating.  Burial will follow in the East Lynn Cemetery in East Lynn, IL.

Memorials may be made to the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ 502 E. Main St. Hoopeston, IL 60942 or Hoopeston Historical Society 326 W. Orange St. Hoopeston, IL 60942.

Please visit to view Anna’s eternal tribute page and to send the family condolences.

Anderson Funeral Home in Hoopeston is handling the arrangements.




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