Clendenen, age 24 of Chesterton, IN, passed away on Sunday, September 27,
He was born on
September 27, 1996, in Hobart, IN, to Eric and Jennifer (Vereb) Clendenen.
Jack is survived by
his parents, Jennifer and Eric of Porter; sister, Brittany Clendenen; two
brothers, Ryan Clendenen, Ben Clendenen; grandfather, John (Karen) Clendenen;
grandmother, Carolyn (Dave) Bentley; uncle, Christopher (Vicki) Vereb; aunt,
Heather (Chris) Gustafson; many cousins, extended family members and
He was preceded in
death by his maternal grandparents, Vincent and Janice Vereb.
Jack graduated from
Chesterton High School, class of 2015. Jack had worked for Modern Forge and
currently with Urschel Laboratories in Chesterton. Jack’s interests and
pastimes included video games, collecting and shooting guns & ammo, going to
the beach and amusement parks. Jack started to enjoy golfing more the past
few years. Jack loved being with friends and family. Jack’s kindness,
charisma, goofiness, and love was welcomed and cherished by all that knew
him. When Jack was 10 years old, he was granted a wish through Make a Wish
foundation and we stayed at Give Kids The World in Kissimmee Florida. Jack
has a forever golden star on the ceiling of the Castle of Miracles and Star
Tower. Please consider a donation in honor of Jack’s memory. Give Kids the
World at www.gktw.org.
Jack's family is
planning a visitation on Friday, October 2, 2020, from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00
p.m., at Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN 46304.
Jack will be laid
to rest at Calvary Cemetery in Portage, IN following a private family
service to be held at a later date. To leave online condolences to the
family please visit www.ee-fh.com