Betty J. Clem

Betty J. Clem, 85, of LaFontaine, IN, died Tuesday, March 19, 2019, at 4:40 a.m. at Rolling Meadows Health Care Center, in LaFontaine.

Mrs. Clem was a graduate of Wabash High School. She was actively involved in the Civil Defense and a member of Eagles Lodge.

She was born Jan. 12, 1934, in Wabash to Theodore and Irene Pratt Phillips. She married Edward Clem, and he preceded her in death.

Survivors include three daughters, Marilyn (Larry) Sloan, of Kentucky; Victoria Harke, of Arizona; and Tara Nicodemus, of Wabash; 10 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, William Clem.

A celebration of life will be held at a later date.

Arrangements are being handled by Integrity Funeral Care, 2901 S. Washington St., Marion.

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