85, of Bradenton, passed away on May 16, 2013. He was born in Scranton, Pennsylvania and moved to Bradenton in 1987 from Clark Summit, PA. He was a US Navy Veteran of World War II. He retired as a salesman for Endicott Johnson Shoe Company of Endicott, NY. He was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church of Bradenton; Masonic Union Lodge and the Shriner's of Scranton, PA; American Legion Kirby Stewart Post 24 of Bradenton; Moose Lodge of Bradenton Beach; former member of Scranton Canoe Club; Pinebrook Ironwood Golf Club; ELKS Lodge #1511 of Bradenton. He was predeceased by a son, Steven T. Clark and is survived by his wife of 30 years, Ruth; daughter, Gail J. Clark of Scranton, PA; brother, Gilbert (Ann) Clark of Afton, NY; sister, DeEtta (Bill) Edwards of Bradenton. Memorial Services will be 2PM Sunday, May 26, 2013, at Ironwood Rec Hall #2, 3810 Ironwood Circle, Bradenton. Memorial contributions may be made to Tidewell Hospice or Trinity United Methodist Church. The family would like to thank Hospice House for their excellent care of Jack. Brown & Sons Funeral Homes & Crematory 43rd Street Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be made to www.brownandsonsfuneral.com.
Published in The Bradenton Herald on May 21, 2013