|Birth: ||Apr. 20, 1925|
|Death: ||Jun. 22, 2007|
Rock Island County
ORION, ILL - Jean was born April 20, 1925 in Springfield, Missouri, the daughter of Robert and Loree (Nye) Merrill. She married Dr. Charles Clark on June 15, 1946 in Ames, Iowa where both attended Iowa State. He preceded her in death February 11, 1985.
She was a member of the Orion United Methodist Fchurch, and Hope Circle. Community involvement included: 50 year member of the Orion Chapter 93 Order of Eastern Star; past mother advisor of Rainbow Girls, Moline Chapter of IS of PEO, past President of Orion Junior Woman's Club, Orion Woman's Club, Mary Little Deere-Ft. Armstrong DAR chapter, and organizational leader for the Orion Brownies.
She was a homemaker who assisted her husband in the veterinary business. A life member of the Illinois Veterinary Medical Association Auxiliary and the American Veterinary Medical Association Auxiliary.
Survivors include son, Larry Clark, St. Paul, Minn; daughters, Ellen McKinzie (Will), Fulton, Md., Lorraine Clark, Westmont, Ill., Nancy Bark (Michael), New Orleans, grandchildren, Lucas and Adam Clark, Michelle Oestriecher (Michael), Rachel and Nathan Bark; great-grandson, Michael Oestriechier; sister, Margaret 'Peg' Grassley, Boone, Iowa. She was preceded in death by a brother, the Rev. Bill Merrill.
Charles Louis Clark (1919 - 1985)*
Western Township Cemetery
Created by: Genie Lady
Record added: Jul 28, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 55561754