Posted: December 7th, 2018

1934 ~ 2018

Clarence Melvin Janke, beloved husband of the late Phyllis Janke, passed away at South Country Village on Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at the age of 84 years. Clarence is survived by two step-sons, Tom Glynn of Warner and David Glynn of Saanichton, BC; three step-daughters, Donella Glynn of Lethbridge, Brenda (Chris) Sande of Rocky Mountain House and Paulette Konynenbelt of Nobleford; nine grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Phyllis; parents, Andrew and Sally and a step-son, Randy Konynenbelt as well as numerous aunts and uncles. Clarence was born in Medicine Hat on April 25, 1934, and received his education at McKay Creek School in the Graburn District south of Walsh, AB. He worked on the family farm after completing school, then operated the farm with his parents until retiring in 1982. In October of 1982, Clarence married Phyllis Glynn of Nobleford. Together they continued to operate the family farm in the Graburn District until retiring to Medicine Hat in 1998. A Private Graveside service will be held at Hillside Cemetery. (Condolences may be expressed by visiting our website at Honoured to serve the family is

Cook Southland Funeral Chapel, 901 – 13th Street S.W. Medicine Hat, Alberta T1A 4V4 Phone 403-527-6455

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