Laura Jean Clemans,
age 76, of LaPorte, IN, passed away on October 4, 2015, at her home.
She was born in
Gary, IN, on December 23, 1938, to George and Mabel Musgrave (Weck).
She is survived by
her sons, David Geissler of Knox, IN, Douglas (Peggy) Geissler of LaPorte,
IN, Daniel (Kay) Geissler of Chesterton, IN, William “Charles” (Rhiannon)
Musgrave of LaPorte, IN; brothers, Jack Musgrave of Chesterton, IN and James
Musgrave of Otis, IN; sister, Janice Rippe; five grandchildren, David,
Russell, Kalob, Chucky and Sydney and many extended family and friends.
She is preceded in
death by her parents, brothers Cleon Musgrave, George Walter Musgrave,
Richard Musgrave, Jerry Musgrave; sisters, Judy Davis, Mary Kirby, Norma
Wixon and Sally Musgrave.
Laura was a
lifelong area resident and was a former ladies auxiliary member for the
Pines Fire Department for eight years, Homemakers Club, and was the head of
collections for the March of Dimes. She will be deeply missed by her family
will be held on Friday, October 9, 2015, at 10:00 a.m. at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, with Pastor Bob Burton
officiating. Burial will take place at Chesterton Cemetery.
Visitation will be
held on Thursday, October 8, 2015, from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral
In lieu of flowers,
memorial contributions in Laura’s honor may be made to St. Jude Children’s