Helen M. Clark, 92, of West Salem, passed away Monday, July 1, 2013 at Brethren Care Village in Ashland. She was born April 4, 1921 in Burbank, Ohio, to William and Minnie Belle (Shakley) Tanner and had attended Burbank School and married Charles Clifton Clark on July 16, 1938.
Mrs. Clark had resided in West Salem for most of her life and attended Church of Jesus Christ in Mansfield. She enjoyed playing cards, bingo and square dancing.
Surviving are her children, Helen (Dave) August of Kenmore, Ohio, Charles Clark of Sullivan, Terry Clark of West Salem, Rodney (Charlotte) Clark of Bucyrus, Ohio, Sherry (Ron) Burton of Manchester, Tennessee, Melody (Roger) Doughman of Wilmington, Ohio; 27 grandchildren; 49 great grandchildren; and 13 great great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband; daughters-in-law, Joanne Clark and Mary Clark; grandson, Allen Clark and 12 siblings.
Funeral service will be Friday, July 5, 2013 at 1 P.M. at the Parker & Son Funeral Home, 210 Medina St., Lodi. Her son, Elder Terry Clark will officiate. Burial will be in the Ashland Memorial Park in Ashland. Visitation will be Wednesday, July 3, 2013 from 5 to 7 P.M. in the funeral home.
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