Latest News

Fatal Daviess County Accident Leaves Daviess County Man Behind Bars JCA Holding Unveiling Reception for Two New Murals in Jasper Jasper Single-Vehicle Accident Causes $10,000 in Damages The Annual German-American Day Program and German Heritage Award Ceremony are Set for October 5th The Organic Dairy Marketing Assistance Program is Making a Second Payment to Dairy Producers

Jess Anthony “Tony” Klem, age 57, of Jasper, Indiana, passed away at 7:45 p.m. on Thursday (April 28, 2016) at home.

Klem, JessJess was born in Jasper, Indiana on December 29, 1958 to August and Mary Catherine (Craney) Klem.

Jess was a  U.S. Navy Veteran , and worked for the Westin Hotel in Indianapolis, IN for many years.

He enjoyed playing  golf and music.  He was also a competitive Ping-Pong player.


One Brother,

Frank Klem, Jasper, IN

Three sisters;

Sheila Ann Deusser, Huntingburg, IN

Rita Hollis, and her husband, Jan, Otwell, IN

Janet Rees, and her husband, Jim, Yukon, OK

Preceding him in death besides his parents are one sister, Mary Agnes Schoop and one brother, Junior Klem.

Private funeral services for Jess Anthony “Tony” Klem  were held at Becher-Kluesner Funeral Home in Jasper with burial to be held at a later date.

Online Condolences may be made at