Clifton J. Wringer, 91, life-long resident of Walkerton, passed away at 5 a.m. Tuesday, May 17, 2016, in the Pilgrim Manor, Plymouth.
He was born Dec. 26, 1924, LaPorte, to the late Forrest and Nellie (Goode) Wringer. Clifton graduated from Hamlet High School.
On June 3, 1949, in LaPaz, he married Dorothy Lillian Rough; she preceded him in death on July 12, 2011.
Clifton was a factory worker for White Farm in South Bend. He was a member of the Community Church of God, LaPaz, and was an avid gardener and enjoyed putting jigsaw puzzles together.
Surviving are three daughters: Karen (Jim) Byrer, Bremen; Wanda (Randy) Roberts, Shreveport, La.; and Deneen (Kirk) Weldy, Marco Island, Fla. Also surviving are his grandchildren: Wendy (Brad) Douglass; Lisa (Shaun) Sauer; Matthew (Melia) Byrer; Amanda Sewell; Michael (Bonnie) Roberts; and Rachael Weldy; four great-grandchildren; and a sister: Lydia Bartley, South Bend. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; and two brothers: Earl and Jim Wringer.
Friends are invited to share memories with Clifton’s family from 4-7 p.m. Thursday, May 19, at the Johnson-Danielson Funeral Home, Plymouth, and from 10 a.m. until time of service on Friday, May 20, at the church.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, May 20, at the Community Church of God, LaPaz. The Rev. Sam McClimans will officiate.
Burial will be in the Woodlawn Cemetery, Walkerton.
Memorial gifts may be made to the Community Church of God, LaPaz, or to the Center for Hospice Palliative Care Center, Plymouth.