Family and friends are mourning the death of David Clewell who recently passed away.
We learned of the deceased through the following tribute posted on social media.,
It is with great sadness to report that beloved Professor David Clewell, Missouri’s Poet Laureate from 2010-2012, passed away Saturday morning. https://t.co/Mg1JoTbnZF
— WebsterU News (@WebsterUNews) February 16, 2020
My best friend and role model, and the founder of the Creative Writing Program at Webster University, David Clewell, passed away in his sleep this weekend. He takes with him a piece of everyone who knew him. Author of a dozen books of poetry, Missouri Poet Laureate, gentle soul.
— Steve Lattimore (@slattimo) February 17, 2020
Cause of Death.
We have no information at the moment on of caused death . This post will be updated as soon as we have that information.