Lila Joan Dean Claring
Lila Joan Dean Claring, 47, of Luray, Mo., died Tuesday, May 28, 2013, at her mother’s home in Luray.
A funeral is at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Pedrick Funeral Home in Keosauqua, with the Rev. Tom Lemons officiating. Burial will be in Combs Cemetery in Luray, Mo.
Visitation opens at 2 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with family present from 5-7 p.m.
Memorials to the family may be left at the funeral home or mailed to the family at 819 Country Lane Rd., Keosauqua 52565.
Mrs. Claring was born May 16, 1966, in Keosauqua, the daughter of Edward Dale and Darlene Scearcy Dean. She married Keith Claring.
She graduated from Wyaconda High School with the class of 1984.
She worked the past 10 years at Tigerhawk Industries in Keosauqua and previously worked at National Garment Factory in Memphis, Mo.
She enjoyed spending time with her children. She was kind and caring and helped others without question. She also enjoyed time spent with her family and friends and loved the outdoors and fishing sometimes.
Survivors include two children, Naykia Claring and Joe Whitehead both of Luray, Mo.; her mother, Darlene Scearcy Dean of Luray; and one sister, Kristy Dean of Alaska.
She was preceded in death by her husband; her father; one brother, Edward Dean; one sister, Marlena Dean; and grandparents.