Lonny P. Claycamp, 61, Hays, died Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, at The Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City.
He was born June 13, 1957, in WaKeeney to Alfred and Clara Nadine (Burbach) Claycamp. In 1975, he graduated from WaKeeney High School and in 1980, he received a bachelor’s degree in finance from Fort Hays State University.
He married Becky Wasinger on Nov. 26, 1982 at St. Joseph Church and they celebrated nearly 36 years of marriage. He was in the insurance business for 35 years and an insurance agent at Insurance Planning, Inc. of Hays since 1994 where he was Vice President and Personal Lines Manager.
He was a member of Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, the Hays Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors, Kiwanis Club of Hays, Life Underwriters, the Society of CIC, a prior KAIA board member, Marysville Insurance Company board of directors, Ellis County Relay for Life, and Smoky Hill Country Club. He was active in the community, helping with numerous club projects and fundraisers, helping build bicycles for Big Brothers Big Sisters, and he was a proud FHSU supporter.
He enjoyed playing golf with his friends and his wife, going to the casinos, volunteer work, and spending time with his family, friends, and grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, of the home; a son, Brad Claycamp, Overland Park; a daughter, Nicole Raymer, Gorham; four brothers and sisters, Pat Schremmer and husband, Gerald, Topeka, Terry Claycamp and wife, Linda, Hays, Randy Claycamp and significant other, Hazel, Cameron, Mo., and Jackie Jordan and husband, Randy, Newton; two half-brothers, Gary Kroeger and wife, Nicole, WaKeeney, and Doug Kroeger and wife, Jenny, Salina; two grandchildren; Avery and Cooper Raymer, both of Gorham; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Alfred Claycamp; and his mother, Nadine Kroeger.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Immaculate Heart of Mary Catholic Church, Hays.
Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Hays Memorial Chapel Funeral Home, 1906 Pine, Hays, KS 67601 and from 10 a.m. until time of service Wednesday at the church.
A vigil will be at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorials are suggested to Avery and Cooper’s college fund, Ellis County Relay for Life, or Kiwanis Club of Hays, in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be left for the family at www.haysmemorial.com