Gerald ClaytonName: Gerald Clayton
Date of Death: September 18, 2013
Age at death: 89
Col. Gerald H. Clayton, 89, Bradenton, died September 18, 2013. Born in Colorado City, TX he moved to Bradenton in 1999 from Miami. A Veteran of the US Air Force during World War II, Korea, & Vietnam, he was the recipient of the US Air Medal, Legion of Merit, the Meritorious Service Award and also retired as a Full Colonel. He was a member of the Quiet Birdmen, Model Airplane Flying Club, M.O.A. and the River Wilderness Country Club. Survived by wife, Anne of Parrish, FL; son, Dr. Gerald H.,II (Pam) of Westchester, CO; granddaughter, Merrill; several nieces and nephews.
Visitation 6-8PM Monday September 23, 2013 at Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel, 604 43rd Street West, Bradenton, FL 34209. Graveside Services 11:30AM Tuesday September 24, 2013 at Sarasota National Cemetery, 9810 State Road 72, Sarasota, FL 34241. Memorial donations to specialolympicsflorida.org. Condolences www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.