|Birth: ||May 29, 1936|
|Death: ||Oct. 10, 2010|
Della M. Clark
Age 74, of Millsboro, DE, formerly of Folcroft, PA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, October 10, 2010 at the Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, DE.
She was born in Clarksville, Arkansas. She spent most of her life living in Littleton, CO prior to meeting her husband Robert and moving to PA.
She was a member of the A.M. VETS Post #2 Ladies Auxiliary. Della enjoyed gardening, crafts and spending time with her family.
Della was preceded in death by her parents, Fred and Ethel (Burton) Blackard; and two brothers, Thurman and Herbert Blackard of Colorado.
She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Robert Albert Clark; three children, Glen D. Clark and his wife Kim of Aston, PA, Roxanne C. Kinsley and her husband Robert of Wilmington DE, Dale R. Clark of Norwood, PA; two sisters, Bernice Fisher of Denver, CO, Laquita Hines of Oceanside, CA; five grandchildren, Nicole, Patrick, Dalton, Alexis and Taylor Clark.
A memorial service will be held on Friday, October 15, at 1 pm at the Long Neck Chapel of Melson Funeral Services, 32013 Long Neck Rd, Millsboro, DE. 19966, where friends may call after 12 noon. Interment will follow at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 26669 Patriots Way, Millsboro, DE 19966.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests memorial donations in Della's memory to Boy Scout Troop 225, c/o Bob Strickler, 764 Iris Lane, Media, PA 19063.
Online condolences can be sent by visiting www.melsonfuneralservices.com
Published in The News Journal on October 13, 2010
Fred Galveston Blackard (1895 - 1982)
Ethel F. Burton Blackard (1895 - 1953)
Robert Albert Clark (1935 - 2011)*
Thurman E Blackard (1920 - 1998)*
Herbert Eugene Blackard (1923 - 2003)*
Bernice Blackard Fisher (1927 - 2012)*
Della Mae Blackard Clark (1936 - 2010)
Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Maintained by: Roxanne Kinsley
Originally Created by: Richard Wright
Record added: Oct 13, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 60032927
Missing you so much. I think of you everyday. I am the deviled egg expert now. You would be proud. I just wish that I could hug you, I think I miss that the most.......Loving you always.|
Roxanne Clark Kinsley
Added: Nov. 27, 2012
Your daffodils are coming up so beautiful...Almost as beautiful as you are Mom. I miss you so. Love you....|
Roxanne Clark Kinsley
Added: Mar. 15, 2012
Added: Feb. 22, 2012
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