RUSSIA - Philip Scott Clark, 57, 1800 Kelch Road, Russia, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013, at 4:29 a.m. at Lima Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Jan. 9, 1956, in Sidney, the son of the late Earl Clark and his mother, Melba (Tidwell) Clark Copeland, who survives and lives in Hardin. On March 22, 1975, he married Beulah (Ratliff) Clark, who survives.
He is survived by two daughters, Samantha Clark and her partner, Chris, of Independence, Ky., and Allison Kohn and husband, Brian, of Celina; three granddaughters, Isla, Addison, and Alyssa; one brother, David Clark of Tennessesse; three sisters, Pam Clark, of Troy, Kim Lewis, of Waynesfield, and Debbie Girod and husband, Dan, of Sidney.
Scott had several nieces and nephews that called him Grandpa, Robert, Angela, David, Michelle, Jim, Bridget, Ben, Melissa, Hannah, Zachary, Merry Jo, Melinda, Susan, Katelyn, Darrell, Morgan and Derek. Scott also had 14 great nieces and nephews. He had some special family friends the family wanted to mention, Amber , Andrew, Gabe, Grace and Lexi Dershem.
Scott enjoyed trap shooting, and also fishing and hunting. He was a great Houston-Hardin sports supporter and enjoyed watching and attending all their athletic events.
Before his retirement Scott built and operated printing presses.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Nov. 16, at 10 a.m. at Cromes Funeral Home, 302 S. Main Ave. Sidney, with Pastor Ken VanHoose officiating. Burial will be at Shelby Memory Gardens in Sidney.
Friends may call Friday, 5 to 8 p.m. at Cromes Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to Hardin-Houston Athletic Complex in memory of Philip Scott Clark.
Condolences may be expressed to the Clark family at the funeral home's website, www.cromesfh.com.
Cromes Funeral Home Inc
302 S. Main Ave. Sidney, OH 45365
Published in Sidney Daily News on Nov. 12, 2013