Asa John Clearwater, age 68, died Thursday, August 6, 2015 at his home in Accord, NY. Mr. Clearwater was born July 30, 1947 in Kingston, NY. He is the son of the late Alonzo and Mildred (Williams) Clearwater. He married Maryann Dittus on September 22, 1973 at Kingston, NY.
Mr. Clearwater worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator for P E Colucci Excavating in Gardiner, NY. Everyone new Asa could operate any type of equipment he could get his hands on. He was an avid outdoorsman. He loved hunting and fishing, enjoyed gardening, and was a wonderful cook. He will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived by his loving wife: Maryann (Dittus) Clearwater; his daughter Diana Lynn Guldan and her husband Justin of Saugerties, NY; and his two grandchildren, Patrick and Kara Leigh Westfall.
A memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2015. For details please call Maryann at 845-332-4069 or Diana at 845-706-4438.
Arrangements are under the guidance of H.B. Humiston Funeral Home, 30 42nd St., Kerhonkson, NY 12446.
Memorial contributions can be made in Asa’s name to the American Heart Association, PO Box 417005, Boston, MA 02241-7005.