Robert D. Clonce, 80, of Tacoma, WA, died Friday, November 19, 2010. Born in Kingsport, TN, Robert lived in Scott County, VA, before joining the military at the age of 18. He was a proud veteran, having served in the U.S. Army for 30 years as a Military Policeman, and having achieved the rank of E-8 Master Sergeant (MSG). He had resided in Washington State since 1989. He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Amberse Clonce, Sr., and Elsie Blackard Clonce, and by his brother, A. J. Clonce, Jr.. He is survived by his wife, Lola Clonce, of Tacoma, WA; and his sons, Richard Clonce, Eric Clonce, and Samuel Clonce. The Small Lunch Reception will be held at Super Buffet 975 Ross St, Dupont, WA 98327. Friday 12/17/2010. 1130am. The family would like everyone to come and celebrate with us. Arrangements by Mountain View Funeral Home 253-584-0252. Please sign the online guestbook at www.mountainviewtacoma.com.