Clara Rossea Stain, 83, of Bulpitt, died at 8:34 a.m. Wednesday, February 8, 2017 in her home.
Clara was born on January 13, 1934 in Champaign, the only daughter of Hadley and Laura (Mirgon) Weakley. Over the years, she was a proud small business owner in both Sullivan and Bulpitt. Clara served on the Board of Trustees in Bulpitt, holding many different positions over the years including Mayor. She was well-liked in her community, kind, and generous. Clara had many friends, most of whom she considered extended family. She will be dearly missed by all who had the pleasure of her company over the years.
She is survived by her two sons: Steve Springer of San Antonio, Texas; Fred and Cynthia Brown of Punta Gorda, Fla.; three grandsons: Joseph, Matt, and Michael; two granddaughters: Valerie and January; and ten great-grandchildren.
Clara was preceded in death by her parents, her daughter-in-law Irma Springer, and one grandson, Wesley Roberts.
A memorial service will be held at 12:30 p.m., Saturday, February 25, 2017 at McClure Funeral Home. Pastor Steve Robinson will officiate. Following the service, a luncheon will be held at 1:30 p.m. at Angelos in Taylorville.
McClure Funeral Home & Cremation Services is in charge of arrangements. Memories of Clara or condolences to her family may be sent online at www.mcclurefuneralhome.com.