Gertrude O. Clarke
GERTRUDE O. CLARKE ("MA", Trudy and Aunt Sweetie), passed away on March 30, at the Ocean Medical Center. Born in Newark to Gertrude and Cyrus Gulick, she was a long-time resident of Newark and Bloomfield.
Gertrude was predeceased by her husband Francis Clarke in 1989. Surviving are her daughter, Denise Dugan-Leong and husband Philip; her son, Frankie Clarke; her two sisters, Charlotte Conover and Virginia Maline; three grandchildren, Theresa DeOliveira and husband, Joaquim, Shannon Dugan, and James "Jimmy" Randazzo, Jr.; six great-grandchildren, Julia, Dean, Jacqueline, Ava, James and Jayden, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 2 to4 and 7 to 9 on Tuesday at the Anderson-Campbell Funeral Home, 3010 Ridgeway Road, Manchester. A funeral service will be held on Wednesday at the funeral home. Interment will follow at Gate of Heaven Cemetery in East Hanover. For further details regarding the time of the funeral service, please contact the funeral home at 732-657-5700 or visit our website at andersoncampbell manchester.com.
Published in Asbury Park Press on Apr. 1, 2013