Jon D. St. Clair
Jon D. St.Clair of Norwalk died Sat. April 27th at Norwalk Hospital following a brief illness. He was born March 16th, 1942 in Quaker City, Ohio and was the son of the late Willard R. (Pete) St.Clair and Ruth Potts St.Clair. He was raised in Cambridge, Ohio.
He is survived by his wife, Ellen Robbins St.Clair. a daughter, Jennifer St.Clair Gunter and her son, Michael Jon Gunter of Lees Summit, MO, a daughter Amey St. Clair and her son, Jacob St.Clair-Bell of Wallingford, CT, his brother and sister-in-law, David and Bea St.Clair of Highland, CA, a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Steve and Karin Robbins, of So. Burlington, VT and beloved nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a sister, Patricia St.Clair Jefferis of Cambridge, Ohio.
Mr. St.Clair moved to Washington DC in 1960 and was employed by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and served in Army Intelligence during the Vietnam War era. He began his career in Human Resources at Ford Motor in Chicago in 1966 and subsequently served as either Director/Vice President /Senior Vice President of Human Resources for many major corporations such as South Bend Lathe, American Motors, Zep Manufacturing, Circon Corporation and Stauffer Chemical. He retired in 2008 as Senior Vice President of Human Resources for AmeriCares,
He was a caring compassionate man with a quick wit and great sense of humor. He was a proud man and could liven any room with his stories. There wasn’t a person who met him that didn’t like him. The family takes comfort in knowing that everyone who knew him has at least one good Jon St.Clair story.
Services will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his memory to the Norwalk Hospital Foundation, 37 Maple St., Norwalk, CT.