Clara I. Lomprez, 81, of Springfield, died at 7:55 am, Monday, June 20, 2011 at Heritage Manor in Staunton. She was born December 30, 1929 in Christian County to George A. and Lillie l. Thomas Watkins. She married Frank Lomprez in October 1948 and he preceded her in death on June 6, 1995. Her parents, two sons, George and Jed one sister, Wanda Rogers and one brother, George Watkins, also preceded her in death.
She is survived by one daughter: Christina (Larry) Jones of Staunton; 6 sons: Frank Lomprez of Tallula, Thomas Lomprez of Springfield, William (Diane) Lomprez of Springfield, Joseph Lomprez of Taylorville, David Lomprez of Springfield and Jack Lomprez of Springfield; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren; 1 sister: Helen (Bruno) Odorizzi of Springfield; four half sisters: Dorothy, Lois, Carla and Karen and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Clara enjoyed working crossword puzzles, watching wrestling and game shows especially Jeopardy. She was a homemaker.
Visitation: 9:00-10:00 a.m., Friday, June 24, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home.
Funeral Service: 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 24, 2011 at Staab Funeral Home with Reverend Steve Smith officiating. Burial will be in Camp Butler National Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to the family of Clara Lomprez.