Obituary – Mary Clem

Last Updated on March 6th, 2018

Written by Paul Bomleny

Mary Frances Clem, 90, passed away Saturday, March 3, 2018, at Manor Court in Princeton.

She was born Aug. 29, 1927 in Barr Township, Macoupin County, Ill., to Charles and Clara M. (Turner) Wells. She married Robert C. Clem Dec. 19, 1948, in Springfield. He preceded her in death on Sept. 8, 2007.

She was co-owner of Town and Country Agency in Princeton for many years.

She enjoyed artistic painting, camping, playing cards, and spending time with family and friends.

Surviving are two daughters, Joni (John) Stier of Princeton and Dawn (Dwight) McNeil of Highland Heights, Ky.; one son, Curt (Kathy) Clem of Manhattan, Kan.; seven grandchildren, Phillip (Amy) Erickson, Courtney (Jedd) Engel, Tammie (Tim) Sayler, Dane (Kelsey Taber) Stier, Cory (Diann) Clem, Cole (Raphi Drew) Clem and Caitlin (Ivan) Delgado; and 10 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by one son-in-law, Richard Erickson; one sister, Pearl Burnett; and one brother, Roy Wells.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 10, at the Norberg Memorial Home in Princeton. Burial will be in Oakland Cemetery in Princeton. Visitation will be one hour prior to the services in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Princeton EMT or the family.

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