Paul W. Clark, 91, of 76 Little Roaring Creek Road Danville PA passed away
Monday, August 6, 2012 at Seasons Hospice at Phoenixville Hospital,
Phoenixville PA. He was born July 26, 1921 in Rush Township, Northumberland
County PA the son of the late John C. and Olive N. Wertz Clark. For the
past two years, he had resided with his daughter, Carolyn in Phoenixville
He graduated from Danville High School in 1939. Mr. Clark was employed
earlier in his life working on the family farm. He was a self-employed bus
driver for 12 years and also employed as a machinist by TRW in Danville PA
for 28 years, from where he retired. After his retirement, alongside his
wife, they had a wood crafting business.
Mr. Clark was a member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church Mayberry Township where
he served on the Council and as the sexton. He was a life member of the
Loyal Order of Moose in Shamokin PA. He was a member of Winklebleck Dam
hunting camp in Centre County PA and the Silver Sneakers program. His
enjoyments included hunting, gardening, crafting and traveling to Maine.
Mr. Clark was an avid baseball and football fan, especially Penn State
He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, the late Margaret E. Renn
Clark on December 9, 1999. They were married November 18, 1944. Also
surviving are three daughters; Carolyn J. Zimmerman and her husband Craig of
Phoenixville PA; Linda M. Green and her husband Robert of Standish Maine and
Lois M. Buck and her husband Keith of Milton PA. He is also survived by six
grandchildren; Kristin, Jessica, Joel, Julie, Tyler and Gwynne and four
great-grandchildren. Also surviving are several nieces and nephews. He was
preceded in death by one grandson, Paul Zimmerman. He was also preceded in
death by one brother, John C. Clark and one sister, Kathryn McCracken.
Relatives and friends are invited to attended funeral services to be held
Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 11:00 AM at St. Johnís Lutheran Church 29 High
Road (Mayberry Township) Danville PA with the Reverend Christoph Teille
officiating assisted by Lay Minister Linda Bird. Burial will follow in the
church cemetery. Friends will be received from 9:30 AM until the time of
service at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Johnís
Lutheran Church 29 High Road Danville PA 17821 or Moose Charities 155 S.
International Drive Mooseheart IL 60539. Arrangements are under the
direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 W Mahoning Street Danville PA.