David Leon Clevenger

1939 - 2021


David Leon Clevenger, 81, passed away Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at his home in Christopher, Illinois.

He was born September 5, 1939 in Memphis, TN to Charles Eily and Evelyn K. (Shaw) Clevenger.  David married Jayne Mehan on July 25, 2018 and she survives.  He was a mechanic by trade and specialized in small engine repair.

David is survived by his wife Jayne Mehan of Christopher, IL; two sons: David W. Clevenger of Lake Egypt, IL and Travis Trotter of Mt. Vernon, IL; four daughters: Lori Trotter of Dahlgren, IL, Evelyn M. Loubben of Watseka, IL, Marcia Bridges of West Frankfort, IL and Melinda Schramm of Tennessee; and one brother Clyde Shaw of Mississippi.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one sister, three brothers and one son Cody Trotter.

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Erica Harris

April 27, 2021 11:21 AM

My condolences to the family. David will be missed greatly. He was the bright spot in my day. Always joking and kidding around with me and the staff. David aka “trouble” always greeted me with a smile and made you feel like family. I will truly miss seeing him every morning.

Pattie & Adolfo Espinoza

April 26, 2021 4:20 PM

Christine Cross

April 22, 2021 11:15 AM

RIP Dave,You always made me and my family feel welcome when we came by to visit.Prayers for your family because they will miss you dearly

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