April 19, 1984 - April 5, 2007
GRANGER - John J. Clemency, 22, passed away Thursday, April 5, 2007, in his family's Granger home. John was born on April 19, 1984, in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Dr. Robert and Marguerite (Hoff) Clemency. Shortly following his birth, the family moved to South Bend, IN, where John attended Christ the King Catholic School and Saint Joseph's High School. John is a graduate of Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio, where he completed a double major in economics and finance. John is remembered fondly by his family and friends as an avid golfer, baseball enthusiast and devoted son, brother, uncle and friend. Along with his loving parents, John is survived by four siblings, Marguerite "Miggie" (Clemency) McCurry of Chicago, IL, with her husband Patrick J. McCurry and their children, Marguerite J. and Patrick C. McCurry; Robert E. Clemency of Omaha, NE, Peter H. Clemency of Granger and Charles P. Clemency of Granger. He is also survived by both sets of his beloved grandparents, Robert E. and Mary P. Clemency of Wauwatosa, WI, and John J. and Jeanne H. Hoff of Bayside, WI. Also surviving are numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Visitation hours are from 3 to 7 p.m. today and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, April 10, in St. Pius X Catholic Church, 52553 Fir Road in Granger, IN. A prayer service will be offered at 6:30 p.m. today in St. Pius X. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30 am Tuesday, April 10, in St. Pius X. The family requests that instead of flowers, memorial contributions be made to St. Joseph's High School Development Office, 1441 N. Michigan Street, South Bend, IN 46617 or Xavier University Development Office, 3800 Victory Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45207-7730. The McGann Hay Granger Chapel is handling arrangements.
Published in South Bend Tribune from Apr. 8 to Apr. 9, 2007.