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Jean Louise Hanna Clark
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Birth: Jan. 21, 1919
San Francisco
San Francisco County
California, USA
Death: Jan. 28, 1976
Reno
Washoe County
Nevada, USA

From the Reno Evening Gazette, Wednesday, January 28, 1976, Front Page:

O'CALLAGHAN SECRETARY JEAN CLARK DIES AT 57

Jean Clark, Gov. Mike O'Callaghan's confidential secretary and granddaughter of naturalist John Muir, has died of cancer. She was 57.

Mrs. Clark, who died Wednesday, five weeks after being hospitalized, is survived by her husband, Noel, Chairman of the State Public Service Commission, two daughters and one son.

Gov. O'Callaghan said Mrs. Clark was "a remarkable lady" and added her death "is a personal and tragic loss to me and an equal loss to Nevada state government".

Mrs. Clark grew up in Contra Costa County, California, where her famed grandfather had settled. She moved to Nevada in 1957 to take a post in state government. She later became a legal secretary and in 1963 returned to state government work.

O'Callaghan named her his confidential secretary in 1971, his first appointment upon taking office. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Thomas Rea Hanna (1881 - 1947)
  Wanda Muir Hanna (1881 - 1942)
 
 Spouses:
  Noel Clark (1914 - 1982)
  Francis Eugene de Lipkau (1910 - 1971)
 
 Siblings:
  Strentzel Hanna (1907 - 1973)*
  John Muir Hanna (1909 - 2007)*
  Robert Elmer Hanna (1914 - 1958)*
  Jean Louise Hanna Clark (1919 - 1976)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Waltons Chapel of the Valley Cemetery
Carson City
Carson City
Nevada, USA
 
Created by: Alexandra Montgomery
Record added: Mar 23, 2013
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Jean Louise <i>Hanna</i> Clark
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Jean Louise <i>Hanna</i> Clark
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Jean Louise <i>Hanna</i> Clark
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REST IN PEACE.
- Bonnie Rickman
 Added: Jan. 15, 2017

- Ida Jean
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- Alexandra Montgomery
 Added: Mar. 23, 2013
 
 
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