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Richard Clark


1947 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
RICHARD CLARK, 67, OF BARTO Richard Clark, 67, of Barto, dedicated and loving husband to Linda (Tarewicz-Campbell) Clark passed away on Saturday, June 14, 2014 at University of Pennsylvania Hospital with his loving family by his side. Rick was born in Phoenixville Hospital and is the son of Robert Clark of Royersford and the late Patricia (Tyson) Clark. He is survived by his two brothers, Robert Clark-husband of Cynthia Clark, and Ronald Clark, husband of Laura Clark. He will be terribly missed by his surviving children, Brian Clark and his wife Meredith of Limerick, Michael Campbell and his wife Stacy (Slavish) Campbell of Pottstown, and Tracy (Campbell) Walker and husband James of Chester Springs. Christine Napier of Collegeville, wife of Michael Napier. His surviving grandchildren, his little angels, are Kyla and Ally Walker, Tessa Clark, Chase and Christopher Campbell and Ally and Evan Napier. He is also survived by his loving mother-in-law, Margaret Tarewicz, and sisters-in-law Joanne wife of Robin Cook and Judith Bledsoe, along with many nieces and nephews. Rick was predeceased by his son, Christopher Campbell, his brother-in-laws Michael and Walter Tarewicz, and his nephew, Robert Tarewicz. Rick spent most of his childhood in the Schwenksville area. He graduated from Schwenksville High School in 1965 where he lettered in basketball and football. After graduating from high school, he joined the Army Reserves and served for six years. He then began his long career in plumbing and heating. Rick worked for his uncle at Ray Schaeffer Plumbing and then for Perkiomen Valley Plumbing. Through hard work and education, he advanced his career and became a Master Plumber. He began his own business and was founder and owner of R.C. Plumbing and Heating for over 20 years. Rick also owned a lawn care business, Clark's Lawn Care. He was an extremely hard and dedicated worker and served as a mentor to numerous employees throughout his career. He was always willing to take someone under his wing and teach them his trade. Throughout his life, Rick was a loving and devoted son, brother, friend, husband, father and grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and especially with his young grandchildren. Rick loved hunting and fishing and always felt most at peace in the woods. His passion was his family and he will always be remembered as loyal, dedicated, compassionate and, most of all, loving. Rick will be missed greatly by all who knew him and will forever live in the hearts of his family. Memorial Services will be held at the Linwood W. Ott Funeral Home, Inc. 111 North Reading Ave. Boyertown, PA. 19512. on Friday, June 20, 2014 at 10 a.m. Friends may call at the Funeral Home. Thursday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and on Friday from 9:30 to 10 a.m. Inurnment will be in Most Blessed Sacrament Churchy Cemetery. Contributions may be made in Rick's name to The Gift of Life, 401 North 3rd St., Philadelphia, PA 19123. Online condolences can be sent to www.lwottfuneralhome.com
Published in The Mercury on June 18, 2014
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