Mass of Christian burial celebrating the life of Clyde Norbert Westbrock, age 63 of Holdingford will be 10AM Saturday, June 1st 2013 at Church of All Saints-St. Mary. Father Gregory Mastey will officiate and burial will take place in the parish cemetery following the mass. Clyde died peacefully at the St. Cloud Hospital Tuesday morning surrounded by his family. There will be a visitation for Clyde from 4-8PM Friday, May 31st at the Church of All Saints-St. Mary and again from 10AM until the time of the service Saturday morning at the church. Parish prayers will take place at 6PM followed by the Holdingford Legion praying at 6:30 Friday evening at the church. Arrangements are being made with the Miller-Carlin Funeral Home of Holdingford.

Clyde was born November 22nd 1949 to LeRoy and Marcella (Rolfes) Westbrock in Melrose. At the age of three the family moved to a farm near Holdingford that Clyde eventually purchased and lived the rest of his life. Clyde married Bonnie Bond and they later divorced. He later married Mary Anne Ries on November 26th 1983 in St. Cloud. Clyde worked a variety of jobs including working for Soo Line Rail, and as a yard man for Granite City Livestock, and Central Livestock where he eventually retired from. Clyde loved spending time with his family, especially his grandkids who will always remember him for his famous whisker rubs. Clyde was a member of the Holdingford American Legion, a volunteer for Helping Hands, and was also a member of Church of All Saints-St. Mary in Holdingford.

Clyde is survived by his wife Mary Anne Westbrock, Holdingford; his children Angela Westbrock, St. Cloud; Lisa (Jesse) Welle, Holdingford; Mike (Nancy) Westbrock, Holdingford; Andy (Jes Linn) Westbrock, Upsala; his grandchildren Drew, Jacob, James, Alex, Grant, Toby, Darren, Riley, Paige, Peyton, Parker; and his siblings Joyce (Bob) Schneider, Aitkin; Doris (Tom) Morton, Bloomington; Audrey (Jim) Schwieger, Roseville; Linda Ireland, Crystal; Sharon (Steve Glockzin) West, Sartell; and Joe (Lori) Westbrock, Minneapolis.

He is preceded in death by his parents LeRoy and Marcella Westbrock, his mother and father in law Marion and Jacob Ries and his ex-wife Bonnie Bond.