Lela Jo Camp

November 24, 2010

Lela Jo Camp 64 of Frankfort, IN, died at 11:56 a.m. November 24, 2010 at her home. Born July 8, 1946 in Frankfort, IN to Franklin Clifford & Hannah Kathleen (Smith) Camp. Ms. Camp was a 1964 graduate of Clinton Prairie High School. She attended House of James Beauty College, Indiana Business College and was a graduate of Ivy Tech with an associate RN degree. A lifelong Clinton County resident, she worked at Unilectic for 16 years, was a CAN, QMA, LPN and RN at several nursing homes in Clinton County for 11 years, retiring in 2001. She was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene, American Legion Auxiliary and the Women of Moose.

Visitation and Services

Friends may call from 12 noon until 2 p.m. Monday November 29, 2010 at the First Church of the Nazarene, 2056 E. Wabash St. Frankfort, IN. Service there will follow at 2 p.m. with internment in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund, envelopes will be available.

Survived by:

3 Sisters: G. Dianne Rice of Frankfort, Kathy E. Camp of Frankfort and Jenny A. Harris (Mike) of Frankfort 3 Brothers: Larry E. Camp (Josalee) of New London, IN, Ted Camp (Sandy) of Tipton and Lyle S. Camp (Julie) of rural Frankfort Several nieces and nephews and numerous great nieces and nephews survive

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, an infant sister, brother-in-law, Jim Rice and sister-in-law, Shirley Camp.


11 Condolences for “Lela Jo Camp”

  1. Brenda (Dircks) Stevens November 25, 2010 at 9:27 am

    So sorry to learn of Jo’s passing. Hold dear the memories of
    happy times and places.

  2. Cindy Harris November 27, 2010 at 12:33 am

    I know you have lost a dearly loved sister. I have lost a DEAR FRIEND. I have many many fun memories with Jo. I know she will be missed by all of us. Even though she is in a better place, she has sure left this place with a deep empty hole. Again so sorry for your loss.
    Love to you all,
    Cindy Harris

  3. Ruth (Goff) Aaron November 28, 2010 at 7:02 pm

    Sorry to hear of Lela’s passing.

  4. Charlotte Bailey November 28, 2010 at 7:28 pm

    I am very sorry to hear of about Jo. Due to my teaching schedule, I will be unable to attend the viewing.

  5. Debi York-Thomas November 28, 2010 at 8:50 pm

    Was so sorry to hear of the passing of Lela Jo. I have many fond memories of her from Unilectric. Will hold you all in my thought’s as you lay her to rest.

  6. Rob and Kerry Davey Bradford November 29, 2010 at 2:39 am

    I had the pleasure of working with Jo at the Frankfort Nursing Home, she was a very caring person. Jo’s work on earth may be done, but her work to serve God is just starting. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. God Bless!

  7. Chris Flynn November 29, 2010 at 2:12 pm

    Just heard of Jo, my heart is aching, was out of town and just got the news of her passing. My heart and prayers will be with you all today. Jo was wonderful with our Crossing Class last year, Nutrition and Wellness, she poured herself and love in to each of the girls. I am at work or I would be with you today. All my love and prayers,

  8. Kay Clark November 29, 2010 at 4:06 pm

    My thoughts and prayers go out to the family during this difficult time.

  9. Mark and Vicki Padron November 29, 2010 at 9:37 pm

    Jenny and Mike and family: So sorry to hear of your sisters passing. Smile a little and cry a little, you will see her again in heaven.

  10. Debbie Krammes Ayers December 5, 2010 at 1:47 am

    So sorry to hear of your sister’s passing. We lost our sister this past summer. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
    With Love

  11. Patti & Tigger Henline December 8, 2010 at 3:21 am

    Diane I am so sorry to hear about Lela Jo. She was a wonderful lady. I Loved working with her, she was so much fun. May God Bless all of You in this time of sorrow. She will be sadly missed. Patti (Crider) Henline.

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