Richard Clark

Richard O. Clark age 81, of Upper Sandusky and formerly of Carey, died at the Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Upper Sandusky, on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020.
He was born April 8, 1938, in Marion County to the late William J. and Lena G. (Bell) Clark. He married Sue Ann Pahl on July 7, 1958, in Angola, Ind.
He is survived by children, Joseph (Denise) Clark, Upper Sandusky; Richard “Tony” (Linda) Clark, Tennessee; Daniel (Connie) Clark, Upper Sandusky; Kurtis (Ann) Clark, Upper Sandusky; Matthew (Barbara) Clark, Lima; Elveda Ralph, Marion; and Sara (Jay) Brown, Upper Sandusky; grandchildren, Ashley Clark, Derek Clark, Tony Ray Clark, Krista (Mike) Tanner, Casey Clark, Daniel Clark Jr., Shelby Clark, Tyler Lee (Amanda) Clark, Taylor (Ben) Cunningham, Tyler James Clark, Tiffany (Jake) Jones, and Dalton (Sara) Clark; great-grandchildren, Emery Clark, Alexis Heistand, Ayden Elliott, Beau Cunningham, Scarlett Clark, Willow Cunningham, Jaydon Jones, Trae Forster, Jakob Jones, Jase Jones, Jasper Ray Jones, Kathryn Clark, Penley Clark and Tayven Jones; sisters, Betty Chester, Texas; and Sharon (Steve) Miller, Upper Sandusky; a brother, William (Pam) Clark, Upper Sandusky; and a sister-in-law, Waneta Clark, Carey.
He is preceded in death by a son-in-law, Mike Ralph; and a brother, J. Leroy Clark.
Mr. Clark graduated from Carey High School with the class of 1958. Mr. Clark was a member of Our Lady of Consolation and served as a RICA volunteer. He had been a fireman for the Village of Carey and a dispatcher for the Carey Police Department. He retired from National Lime and Stone Company after 27 years of employment. Mr. Clark was member of the Moose Lodge, Carey, K of C, Upper Sandusky, and Carey Conservation Club.
He enjoyed attending The Sandusky River Valley Gospel Music Festivals. He enjoyed family camping trips, fishing, gardening, baking cookies and cupcakes, woodworking and was a Mr. Fix-it for his family. He was always willing to help anyone in need. Richard enjoyed life the most by spending time with his family and having his wife Sue by his side for the past 61 years.
Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 13, at Bringman Clark Funeral Home, Upper Sandusky, with a Catholic prayer service at 7 p.m. following visitation. A mass of Christian burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 14, at at Our Lady of Consolation Church, Carey, with the Rev. John Bamman OFM Conv., officiating. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Carey.
Memorials may be made to Wyandot County Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation Center or Hospice of Wyandot County in care of Bringman Clark Funeral Home 226 E. Wyandot Avenue, Upper Sandusky, OH 43351. Visit www.BringmanClark.com to send a condolence and view the life tribute video.

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