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Erma Clem

October 10, 1935 ~ February 27, 2019 (age 83)

Erma J. (EJ) Clem, age 83, passed away Wednesday, February 27, 2019 in Columbus, Ohio. She is preceded in death by her husband Eldred (Bud) Clem. Survived by daughters, Cynthia Clem, Leisa (Jeff) Fent and Meredith Clem; grandchildren, Zane Fent, Michaela and Zelina, close friends, Stephanie and Tom Rottmayer.

She was a registered nurse, graduated from the Bethesda Hospital, class of 1956.  She went on to receive her Bachelor of Science from The Ohio State University in 1959.  She most enjoyed working with seniors.

Where she worked for the TB Hospital of Columbus, OSU Dodd Hall, The Health Department, private senior care and founding staff of adult day care.

She was a resident of Clintonville for 52 years since 1966.  At home she loved dogs and multiple Afghan Hounds.  She also loved flower gardening and of course spending time with family and friends.

A special thanks to the caregivers from Griswold Home Care and NCR Hospice for all their support.

Family will receive friends Wednesday, March 6, 2019 from 5-7 pm at the SHAW-DAVIS FUNERAL HOME, 4341 N High St., Cols 43214. Please visit for complete obituary and condolences.  In lieu of flowers, the family would ask for donations be made to your favorite charity.

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