PIQUA - Arthur B. "Bud" Clement, 86, of Piqua, died at 9:02 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Heartland of Piqua Nursing Home. He was born April 7, 1926, in Fort Wayne, Ind., to the late Leo and Lidvina (Tobe) Clement. He married Marcella G. Roby on Nov. 16, 1948, in Bellefontaine; she preceded him in death March 25, 1998.
Survivors include a son, Dixson B. (Brenda) Clement of Piqua; three grandchildren, Brad (Amanda) Clement, Matthew (Erin) Clement and Todd (Cheridy) Clement; three great-grandchildren; a half brother, Harold Stover of Troy; and a half sister, Patricia Stover of Sidney.
Mr. Clement attended Piqua City Schools and retired from General Motors of Dayton where he was employed as a machine repairman. He was a United States Army veteran having serviced during World War II with the 10th Mountain Division. He was an active member of the Warren Masonic Lodge No. 24 of Piqua, and a founding member of the Piqua Antique Car Club. He enjoyed his family, square dancing, collecting antiques and his special trip with the Veterans to D.C. Mission.
A private service will be conducted at the convenience of his family at the Jamieson & Yannucci Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Miami Memorial Park Cemetery where full military honors will be provided by the Veterans Elite Tribute Squad. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206. Condolences to the family also may be expressed through jamiesonandyannucci.com.
Published in Piqua Daily Call on Oct. 26, 2012