Marcum Community Funeral Home
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1402 Audubon Rd. New Castle, IN 47362 765-529-7500
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Grover C. Clapp Jr. age 79 of New Castle passed away Monday, July 8th, 2019 at the Addison Place.
He was born July 29, 1939 in New Castle, the son of the late Grover Sr. and Mary Barbie Clapp. He was a member of the U.S Army and retired from Chrysler Corporation after several years. He was an avid sports and Nascar fan, enjoying boxing and IU Basketball.
Survivors include his son Pat (wife Sherry) Clapp of New Castle, daughter Beverly (husband Craig) Gunion of Greenwood, grandchildren Tyler (wife Susan) Clapp, Stacy (husband Shawn) Thompson, Natosha Johnson and Mary (husband Eric) Moore.
Great grandchildren Cameron Clapp, Joshua and Kinley Rose Murray, DaQua, Jazzlyn, Jose, Zelena, Karla, Jamil. Brother Don (wife Sandy) Clapp of New Castle, Larry (wife Betty)Clapp of New Castle, sister Jean (husband George) Spencer.
Preceded in death by his parents, ex wife Mary Louise Lynch.
Services will be Saturday at 1pm at Marcum Community Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mt. Summit cemetery. Rev. Gene Bennett will be officiating. Friends may call 11am-1pm at the funeral home Saturday prior to service. Online condolences may be express at www.MarcumFuneralHome.com There will be military honors provided by the VFW and American Legion. Gary Marcum and staff are honored to serve the family of Grover C. Clapp.