Donald "Clarky" Clark
FUNERAL HOME
George G. Bensing Funeral Home, LLC
2165 Community Drive
Bath, PA
LOWER NAZARETH TWP. Donald "Clarky" Clark, 74, of Lower Nazareth Township, passed away peacefully while surrounded by his family on Saturday, September 18, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg. He was the husband of Barbara J. (Newhard) Clark. The couple celebrated 27 years of marriage on June 11th. Born in Wilson Borough, he was a son of the late Corydon W. and Helen R. (Hoadley) Clark. Clarky, as he was affectionately known, was a 1965 graduate of Easton High School. He was employed by the former Ingersoll-Rand Co. in Phillipsburg, NJ, where he was a machinist for more than 25 years, before retiring in 2001. Clarky was a member of many local social clubs, and he was a motorcycle and car enthusiast. Survivors: In addition to his loving wife, Barbara, he will be dearly missed by his son, Donald "Corky" Clark and wife, Kim, of Palmerton; daughters, Robin Fontan and husband, Carlos, of Bangor, and Kelly Duffy and husband, James, of Alaska; stepson, Arden Strickland and wife, Stacey, of Salisbury Township; stepdaughter, Tracy Strickland of Bristol, Connecticut; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his brothers, James and Robert Clark. Services: A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Saturday, October 09, 2021, from 10:00 A.M. to 12:00 Noon in the GEORGE G. BENSING FUNERAL HOME, LLC, 2165 Community Drive, Route 946, in the Village of Moorestown – Bath, PA 18014. Burial will be private. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be offered to the American Diabetes Association, 2451 Crystal Drive, Suite 900, Arlington, VA 22202. George G. Bensing Funeral Home 2165 Community Drive Bath, PA 18014 (610) 759-3901
Published by The Express Times from Oct. 2 to Oct. 3, 2021.
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Grief can be so hard, but our special memories help us cope. Remembering you and your loved one today and always.
Brian mlodossich
Friend
January 11, 2022
Always liked "Clarky".
John Sikora
October 13, 2021
Such a wonderful person. I remember all the laughs and tears. Clarky will be missed by so many. Kind, considerate, giving and loving. God Bless his whole family!
Jill Carol Shive
Friend
October 9, 2021
Barb and family So very sorry. With sympathy and caring thoughts to all of you
Carol Poretta
Friend
October 7, 2021
My condolences to the Clark family. Don was always a fun-loving guy and will be missed
IR Co-worker
Work
October 3, 2021
Barb, i am so sorry to hear about your husband, Clarky. My thoughts and prayers are with you in your time of grief. Condolences to you, his children and his family and friends. May he R.I.P.
Gayle Poirier
October 3, 2021
My deepest condolences to the Clark family R.I.P. Donny
IR coworker
Work
October 3, 2021
My deepest condolences and prayers for Donald´s family. He will be missed.
Dawn Kindt Abbott
School
October 3, 2021
R I P my friend some great memory
Robert T Munshaur
Friend
October 3, 2021
Barb and family, My deepest condolences on your loss of such a wonderful man. Clarky will be missed by many. May he watch over all of you. Tanya Beegle Hannan
Tanya Beegle Hanna
Friend
October 3, 2021
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