CLAPP, Grahame William - Oct. 11,1919 – May 23, 2022
Grahame passed away in his 103rd year at Lakeridge Health Oshawa.
Grahame was born to Esther and George Clapp in Treharris Wales and moved with his family to Oshawa in 1927.
Grahame was predeceased by his two brothers Leonard (Joyce) and Stewart (Ruth).
Grahame will be greatly missed by his loving six nieces and nephews Lynn (Judy), Jim (Mary), Sandra (Eric), Michael, Debbie and Corrine (Andrew).
Grahame is also fondly remembered by 13 great nieces and nephews and 15 great great nieces and nephews.
Grahame was a WWII Veteran serving his country as an original member of the “First Special Service Force (Devil’s Brigade)”, an elite American-Canadian joint combat group.
In recognition of their superior service during WWII, “The Force” was awarded the Congressional Gold Medal in 2015 from the USA.
A sincere thank you to Jackie who, along with his family, lovingly cared for him, as well as his dear neighbours and friends, Larry and Rod, who were always available to lend a hand.
A service to celebrate Grahame’s life will take place at Mount Lawn Funeral Home, Whitby, on Saturday, May 28, 2022 with visitation beginning at 1:30 p.m. followed by a service in the chapel at 2:30 p.m.
Grahame will be deeply missed and always loved…..Rest in Peace in Heaven’s Garden of Heroes.