Imogean F. Clegg, 88
Imogean F. Clegg, 88, of Allegan left this veil of tears and passed on to the Promised Land on Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2015. She was born in St. James, Mo., on Sept. 26, 1926, to Charles Lee and A. Elizabeth (Booth) Hanna of Scotch-Irish descent.
She married Eugene Clegg, her husband of 58 years on July 1, 1943. She came to Allegan as a World War II war bride when Gene left for overseas.
The marriage produced five children, Karon (Peter) Knobloch, Bonnie (Fred) Strand, J. Fred Clegg, Sandra (Bob) Rankin and Charles Clegg.
Her sister Clarasteen and her brother G. Winston preceded her in death. Her youngest brother J. Gordon survives. She has nine grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Gean was a long time active member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in Allegan. She was devoted to Allegan General Hospital for 56 years, first as a nurse aid, then a licensed practical nurse and then a volunteer. She was instrumental in the planning of the Grand Ravine Senior Housing project. She served on the Allegan school board from 1965 until 1971.
She was preceded in death by her second husband of three years, Carness Ramey.
A private family burial will be a later date.
Memorials may be made to Immanuel Lutheran Church, Allegan General Hospital or the Alzheimers Association.
Condolences can be made by visiting www.avinkcremation.com.