Clarence W. Ostlund
Norfolk ‘ Clarence ‘Lance’ W. Ostlund, CWO 4, USN Retired, 89, died November 14, 2009. He was born in Watertown, SD to the late Arthur and Ingabord Ostlund. Lance retired from the Virginia Beach Department of Health after 25 years of service. He worked part-time for the Chesapeake Bay Clean-up Program. Lance was a member of Virginia Heights Baptist Church serving on the Board of Deacons and the Homebound Ministry. He was a member of the Norview Lions Club and was awarded the Melvin Jones Fellowship by Lions International. Lance was predeceased by siblings, Benjamin Ostlund, Ethel Larson and Dorothy Taylor.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife Janet; daughters, Karen Burbage (P. Edward) and Nancy Carr (Bobby Morris); son, Lance William Ostlund; step-daughter, Jill Holland (J.B.); step-son Jimmy Wiseman; grandchildren, Sean, Chris and Jennifer Burbage, Stefanie Prader and Ryan Bradshaw; step-grandson, Spencer Kantor; great grandchildren, Elizabeth, Aidan, Kellan, Brittany and Sarah; 2 great-great grandchildren; sister, Joyce Johnson of WI; brothers, Kenneth and Stanley Ostlund of MN; and mother-in-law, Zelda Davis.
Memorial services will be held at Virginia Heights Baptist Church by Dr. Jerry Vintinner on Tuesday at 11:00am. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the General Fund, Virginia Heights Baptist Church, 1251 Kempsville Rd., Norfolk, VA 23502. Twifords Funeral Home, Chesapeake is handling arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.twifordfh.com.Print Obituary & Condolences