Clinton Raymond Betterly of Grass Lake, age 75, passed away Sunday July 27, 2014 in the comfort of his own home. He was born in Newberry, Michigan on December 19, 1939, the son of Kenneth and Elsie Betterly. He married Valerie Mark June 29, 1963 and she preceded him in death May 27, 2008. Also preceding him in death was his son, Kevin Betterly; parents; sister, Shirley Lehto; brother-in-law, George Vincent; nephews, Keith Vincent and Kenny Lehto. Clinton is survived by his son, Daryl (Janine) Betterly; daughter, Kelly (Dennis) U'Ren; granddaughters, Jenna and Morgann Betterly; sister, Jean Vincent; brother-in-law, Ernest Lehto; several nieces and nephews. Clinton worked for Rockwell International for many years until they closed and retired in 2008 from Manchester Stamping. Clinton Loved feeding his birds and enjoyed watching other wild life that came to his feeders. He also loved wood working, building birdhouses and cedar chests. But nothing brought him more joy than spending time with his granddaughters. A very special thank you to Vanessa Arsineau and St. Joseph Mercy Hospice for helping Clinton and giving him exceptional care. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5-8 P.M. Funeral services will be held at 11 A.M. Thursday, July 31, 2014 at Sherwood Funeral Home, Grass Lake. Interment in Oakwood Cemetery, Grass Lake. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the family. Please sign Clinton's guest book at sherwoodfh.com.