NEW CASTLE, Ind. – Jeff A. Clapp, 40, passed away unexpectedly Oct. 15, 2003, in Henry County Memorial Hospital. He was born Feb. 26, 1963, in Bangor, the son of George and Joanne Parks Clapp. He was a graduate of New Castle Chrysler High School in 1981. He owned Clapp Auto Upholstery for several years and he loved hunting and fishing. Survivors include his parents; wife of 17 years, the former Debra Neal; dog, Bubba; three sisters, Marianne and her husband, Rusty Wilhoite of New Castle, Ind., Lynn and her husband, Bill Gronewold, of Chicago, Ill., Rhonda and her husband, Tom Brissett of Hampden; brothers, Eric and his wife, Dawna Clapp, of Eddington, Russell and Billy, both of New Castle, Ind., several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his grandparents. Services were held 11 a.m. Monday, Oct. 20, 2003, at Marcum-Troxell Community Funeral Home with the Rev. Gary McCutchen officiating. Burial followed in South Mound Cemetery Weslawn Addition. Memorial contributions may be sent to the Jeff Clapp Memorial Fund. Envelopes are available through the funeral home.