OLIVE ANN CLARKE
On Sunday, May 5, 2013, Olive Ann Clarke, a longtime resident of Annandale, Virginia, a beloved mother, grandmother and great grandmother, left this world peacefully at the age of 84 following a longtime illness.
Olive was the loving and devoted mother of Frances Ann Leckert (Bennington), who preceded her in death, Mary Elizabeth Tompkey, Raymond Vincent Clarke, Donald Eugene Clarke and Michael Wayne Clarke. All of her surviving children reside in Northern Virginia.
A native of Washington, DC and graduate of McKinley Technical School of the District, Olive put great passion into raising her five children and influencing her 13 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive visitors on Thursday, May 16, 2013 from 6 to 8 p.m. at Fairfax Memorial Park, 9902 Braddock Road, Fairfax, VA 22032. The service will be at
10 a.m. on Friday, May 17, 2013 at the same location.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to either the
, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011 or Capital Caring, 2900 Telestar Ct., Falls Church, VA 22042.