Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  News
September 27, 2000
David R. Klare, 64, Fort Myers, Fla., former Shelbyville resident, died Sept. 15 in Florida.
Born Nov. 3, 1935, in Shelbyville, s/o  Russell and Reba (Moore) Klare.
Married  Tina J. Scott, and she survives.
Graduated from Shelbyville High School. 
Owned and operated Klare’s Carpet, Fort Myers Beach, Fla.
Member of the American Legion and Moose Lodge.
Survivors include one daughter,  Mrs. Don (S. Kim) Waddell, Shelbyville; two sons, Scott Klare  and  Todd Klare, both of Fort Myers; one stepson, Rick Holland, Fort Myers Beach; one stepdaughter, Tracy Holland, Greenfield; one foster daughter, Debbie (Prather) Klare, Fort Myers; two brothers, Bill Klare, Shelbyville, and  Rudy Klare, Columbus; five grandchildren; and three step grandchildren.
Memorial services Fort Myers.
Contributions:  American Cancer Society.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Monday, November 8, 1920
Page 1 column 4
Mrs. William Klare,  Daughter Of Pioneer People,
Was Born In Log Cabin
          Mrs. Susan Klare, wife of  William Klare, Sr., died this morning at 8:45 at her home, 301 East Washington street.  Her death was caused by a stroke of apoplexy, which occurred last Wednesday.  Mrs. Klare was born in Shelby county 74 years ago.  Her parents were  Mr. and Mrs. William [Henry  and  America Jones] Gatewood, who came to Shelby county in about the year 1822.  She was born in a cabin east of the present county fair grounds.  In every respect Mrs. Klare was a good woman possessed of many friends.  She leaves besides her husband five children and two step-children, they being  Frank S. Whitcomb,  Mrs. William Dunn,  Mrs. Ralph Disser, of this city;  Mrs. George Ainsley, of Indianapolis;  William Klare, Jr., of this city, and  Mrs. Atkinson, of Royal Oak, Michigan.  There are 11 grand children and one great grand child.
Submitted by Barb Huff

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