Clifford Paul Vorwerk

Clifford Vorwerk

Clifford Paul Vorwerk, beloved husband and father, passed away Tuesday at the age of 83 following a courageous battle with ALS.

Clifford was born in Richland, Texas to Lena (Arend) and Paul Vorwerk.  He served during the Korean War as part of the 2nd Armored Division in Germany. He was later a Special Agent for the FBI in Chicago, followed by a 45 year career as a Certified Public Accountant.

Clifford was active in the church throughout his life as well as being very involved in the lives of his family. He thoroughly enjoyed physical fitness and following his favorite sports teams.

He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Moira, three sons; Douglas Andrew Paul Vorwerk and his wife Lori, Stuart Mark Clifford Vorwerk, and Kyle Malcolm Russell Vorwerk and his wife Carolyn. He is also survived by four beautiful granddaughters; Veronica Skye Vorwerk, Summer Dawn Vorwerk, Keira Rene Vorwerk and Claire Cait Vorwerk, sisters

Pearly Theiss and husband Walter, Arlene Petroski and her husband Frank.

The family wishes to thank; Dr Appel and his staff, Sherrie Cook and her staff, and Olubunmi Conyers for their excellent care and compassion these last two years.

A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 pm Saturday, October 22, at Living Word Lutheran Church, 3700 South Mason Road, Katy, Texas 77450.  A reception will precede the service at 1:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers please consider a contribution to: MDA/ALS Research in the name of Clifford Vorwerk to: MDA\ALS Methodist Research Fund, c/o Methodist Neurological Institute, 6560 Fannin Street, Houston Texas, 77030.

                                                           

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