8:30-9:30 A.M. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Fargo.
9:30 A.M. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church, Fargo.
1:00 P.M. Saturday, April 26, 2014 at Sacred Heart Cemetery in Sanborn, North Dakota.
Boulger Funeral Home, Fargo.
John passed away on Thursday, April 24, 2014 at Villa Maria in Fargo at the age of 94.
John was born on May 1, 1919, the son of Bernard and Polly (Tabbert) Clark in Mansfield Township near Eckelson, ND. He grew up on the family farm and attended rural school. John was united in marriage to Lucille Fredrickson on April 2, 1945 at Sanborn, ND. They made their home near Eckelson until 1963 when they moved to Oakes, ND and to Valley City upon his retirement from many years of service with Land O’ Lakes. In Valley City he worked for the Public Schools. John and Lucille moved to Fargo in 1991. He worked for Fargo Public Schools as a custodian until his retirement on his 80th birthday. Lucille passed away on January 1, 1999. John had most recently made his home at Villa Maria in Fargo.
John, in his retirement, enjoyed playing cards and checkers at the Senior Center and at Crossroads Living Center and attending senior dances.
John is survived by his children – Larry (Kari) Clark of Shoreline, WA; Diane Clark, Kevin Clark, Cynthia Brown, Randy (Diane) Clark, Ricky (Susan Samuelson) Clark, and Cheryl Clark, all of Fargo; eight grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Also surviving are his special friend, Fran; and his sisters, Mary (Jim) Kieley and Dorothy Garrison.
John was preceded in death by his wife, his son in law, Craig Brown, and his brother, Raymond Clark.