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Clara Christine (Molenaar) Christy

June 12, 1969 — April 22, 2021


Clara Christine (Molenaar) Christy, age 51 of Hillsboro, passed away on Thursday, April 22, 2021 at home. She was born in Hammond, Indiana on June 12, 1969 to the late Roland J. Molenaar & Carolyn Sue (Clouse) Hardin.

Clara attended Fountain Central High School and throughout the years she worked at the book binding factory in Darlington and at several restaurants. She was fun loving, loved to have a good time, enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, listening to music, shopping, and loved spending time with her friends at the Moose Lodge.

She is survived by her husband, Bob Christy; her step-father, Herbert Hardin; three brothers, Roland (Ashley) Molenaar, Ron (Donna) Hardin, and Terry Hardin Sr; a sister, Phyllis Poe; step-children, Rebecca and Barbie Christy; nieces and nephews, Alysha, Brandon, Elizabeth, Lillian, Josh, Terry, Frankie, Jeremy, DJ, Ricky, Sam, Hayley, and Trey; many great-nieces and nephews; and close friends, Dennis McManomy, Joseph Dark, and Traci Hargrove.

She was preceded in death by her parents and two sisters, Marie Bachman and Cindy Hardin.

Cremation was chosen with a Celebration of Life at the Hillsboro Church of the Nazarene, 453 South State Road 341, Hillsboro on Friday, May 7, 2021 from 4:00pm - 7:00pm.  Sanders Shoemaker Funeral Care of Waynetown entrusted with care. Share memories and condolences online at

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Gathering of Family and Friends

Friday, May 7, 2021

4:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hillsboro Church of the Nazarene

8230 U.S. 50, Hillsboro, OH 45133

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