Clyde A. Homister

February 20, 1938 - August 20, 2021

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Monday, August 23, 11:00 AM
Graveside at Lake View Cemetery, Kendallville


Clyde A. Homister, 83, of Kendallville died Friday, August 20, 2021, at his residence.

He was born February 20, 1938, in Texas to Mickey Homister and Gracie (Hyde) Fugate.

Mr. Homister retired as a core maker at Newnam Foundry in Kendallville.

Surviving are his wife of 40 years, Phyllis (Hicks) Homister of Kendallville; three daughters, Sharon Kamaka of Fort Wayne, Donna Homister of Kendallville, and Anita Fay (Lionel) Cox of Corunna; five sons, Jeff Homister of Kendallville, Paul Werner of Wawaka, James Werner of Kendallville, George (Rose) Mullins of Kendallville, and Jimmy (Dorine Lovely) Mullins of Kendallville; numerous grandchildren; several great grandchildren and great great-grandchildren; and a sister, Rita Chamblee of Texas.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Crystal Gayle Homister; a son, Riley Homister; and a brother, Roger Fugate.

A graveside service will be held Monday, August 23, 2021, at 11 a.m. at Lake View Cemetery in Kendallville.

Preferred memorials may be directed to the funeral home for funeral expenses.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Julia Fugate
August 24th, 2021 9:27am

RIP Uncle Clyde , you was one of a kind that will be loved , missed , an grived deeply by family an friends . Love you always n forever in my heart n mind .

Edith craft
August 23rd, 2021 8:31pm

Sabine und Sebastian Homister
August 23rd, 2021 11:36am
Europa- Switzerland 🇨🇭

Unfortunately I could not really meet my grandfather Clyde ...which I regret very much ..our thoughts and deepest sympathy are with his family ...but I am sure someday we will see each other again ..Sebastian Homister and Sabine Homister Riedel ...switzerland

Steve McCreery
August 22nd, 2021 11:35pm
Rome City

Just happy to have known and worked with Clyde at Newnams.. My best to the family.

Dani and Jay Simmers
August 22nd, 2021 11:08pm

Clyde was a good guy who we had the privilege to know as a neighbor and friend.

Jenny Nickles Maggard
August 22nd, 2021 6:15pm
Vest Kentucky

I hadn’t seen Clyde since I was a little girl. Love and prayers for his family. May he Rest In Peace.

Robert & Tammy Fugate
August 22nd, 2021 5:44pm
Vest, Ky

Rest In Peace We love you an gonna miss you!