Madonna J. Clemons Stephens, 78, of Claypool, passed away at 8:48 p.m., Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at her daughter’s residence.
She was born March 1, 1940, in Rochester to Ernest and Deloras (Easterday) Tucker.
She was married on July 3, 1958, in Mexico, Ind. to Harold Clemons, who preceded her in death on May 9, 1988. She was then married on April 20, 1990, in Warsaw to Thomas C. Stephens, who survives.
She was a homemaker who attended Akron High School and was a member of the Shiloh Chapel. Mrs. Stephens enjoyed doing crafts and spending as much time as she could with her family.
She is survived by her husband: Thomas Stephens of Akron; and children: Donna (Richard) Carr, Claypool; Brenda (Danny) Hostetler, Lafayette; Ernest Clemons, Peru; Karla (Guadalupe) Ortega, Akron; and Shane (Kristina) Stephens, Paw Paw, Mich. Also surviving are 15 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Services are at 1 p.m. Monday, March 4 at Hartzler Funeral Home, 305 W. Rochester St., Akron with Pastor Dwight Wagoner officiating. Visitation is from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the funeral home.