Theodore CLARK
1935 - 2021
CLARK, Theodore Lewis "Ted"

Age 85 of Beavercreek, OH, passed away on September 20, 2021. He was born on December 22, 1935, to Dr. Daniel and Lillian Clark who have preceded him in death. Mr. Clark is also preceded in death by brothers Ed, Jim, Bob, Bill, Dan, John, and sister Ann. Ted is survived by his wife Sandra R. (Shock) Clark of 61 years; sons, Bernard D. Clark (Lynne) and Gregory T. Clark (Cathy); daughters, Ann M. Compton (Jeffery) and

Rebecca L. Sielatycki (Phillip); grandchildren, Ryan (Kate), Sean (Caroline), Michael, Elizabeth, Catie, Allison (Michael), James (Emily), Chris (Marty), Matt, Kelly, and Ted; great-grandchildren, April and Zoe; sister, Mary O'Neil. Ted was a 1953 graduate of Delphos St. John and a graduate of the

University of Dayton in 1957 with a bachelor's degree in

accounting. He was employed at NCR from 1957 to 1964. Ted worked for the Internal Revenue Service from 1964 until his retirement in 1996 as an Internal Revenue Service Agent. Ted enjoyed running, tennis, and biking. He was a marathon

runner who competed in the Boston Marathon in 1992. Ted was a volunteer at Kettering Memorial Hospital conducting exercise programs and was a member of the Beavercreek Fire Department Auxiliary. For decades, Ted made hundreds of children happy by playing Santa Claus for friends, family, and community organizations. He was a kind and humble man who had a unique ability to make everyone he met feel

special. The family will receive friends at Saint Luke Catholic Church, 1440 N. Fairfield Road, Beavercreek, OH 45432 on

Saturday, October 2, 2021, beginning at 9:30 AM. The funeral service will begin at 10:30 AM. Burial will follow at Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Ted Clark Scholarship Fund ( call 513-727-3463) or Hospice of Dayton

Published by Dayton Daily News from Sep. 26 to Sep. 30, 2021.
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Sorry for your loss. Ted was a good guy.
Pat and Mac McDivitt
September 30, 2021
Sending sincere sympathy to the Clark family. Have wonderful memories of special neighbors, the Clark family, living on Loris Drive. Prayers and hugs!
Bob and Diane Hammer
September 30, 2021
Sandy, Barney, Ann, Greg, Becky and family . . . I am so very sorry for your loss. Your dad was a fantastic person and one of my most favorite people ever. Please know that I am thinking of you and sending love, hugs and prayers to you all. Love - Pam
Pam (Webner) Preston
September 26, 2021
In loving memory of a wonderful person. Knew Ted and Sandy from our Senior Center. So sorry for your loss Sandy. R.I.P. Ted, (aka Santa Claus).
Mary Hamer
September 26, 2021
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