Posted: Feb 13, 2013 3:59 PM by AP
VERDUNVILLE, La. (AP) - A former St. Mary Parish businessman and police juror has died.
Harold Clausen, Sr. died Monday at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City. Scott Pellerin, funeral director for Ibert's Mortuary, Inc., confirmed Clausen's death Wednesday but did not have any details of how he died. Clausen was 74.
Clausen was the co-owner and operator of Clausen General Merchandise in Verdunville. He also served on the St. Mary Parish Police Jury from 1976 until 1984 and on the St. Mary Parish Council from 1988 until 1992.
Pellerin says funeral services are scheduled Saturday at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Centerville. Burial will follow in the church's cemetery.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Evelyn Clausen; their six children, and 13 grandchildren.