John Dean Clark, Sr.

March 31, 1926 ~ February 28, 2017



John Dean Clark Sr., 90, of Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 at his residence .

He was born March 31, 1926 in East Butler, Pennsylvania to the late John F Clark and Edna M. Wolf Clark.

Mr. Clark was owner and operator of John D. Clark Trucking retiring in 1995. He was World War II veteran of the United States Navy serving Phillipines. Mr. Clark was a member of the American Legion Post #778. He enjoyed camping, woodworking, card playing and dancing. He was member of East Butler Presbyterian Church and life member of the East Butler Firemen's Club.

He is survived by four sons, John (Jack) D. Clark, Jr and his wife Diane of Grove City, PA, Earl (George) W Clark and his wife Carolyn of Butler, PA, Bruce E. Clark and his wife Cathy of Butler, PA, and Douglas L. Clark and his wife Beatrice (Toni) of Butler, PA; one daughter, Sheila A. Hartle and her husband Dave of Butler, PA; fifteen grandchildren; twenty-nine great grandchildren; and five great great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Esther Virginia Clark whom she married on July 17, 1946 and who passed away on June 8, 2008', three brothers, Charles (Ag) Clark, Richard Clark, and Wayne Clark, and one sister, Mary Miller.

Friends will be received Thursday, March 2, 2017, from 3 to 5 and 7 to 9 pm at Thompson - Miller Funeral Home, Inc., 124 East North Street, Butler, PA.

Funeral services will be held on Friday, March 3, 2017, at 11:00 am at the Thompson-Miller Funeral Home Inc., 124 East North St. Butler, PA, with Reverend Mary J. Kitchen, officiating.

Burial will take place in the North Butler Cemetery of Oakland Township.

Memorial donations may be made to East Butler Presbyterian Church, PO Box , East Butler, PA 16029.


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