Friday, June 24, 2011

Mabel L. Clark (June 18, 2011)

Mabel L. Clark, 90, of Arcanum, died Saturday, June 18, 2011 at Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton. Mrs. Clark was born in Darke County on August 17, 1920, the daughter of the late Ira M. and Eleanor (Mitchell) Byrd. She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church Arcanum and volunteered at Wayne Hospital for many years. Mrs. Clark worked for United Telephone Company, retiring in 1986. Mabel was a 50 year member of the former Arcanum Eastern Star. She was a past member of the American Womens Business Association and a member of the former Civitian Club. Mabel was preceded in death by her husband Lowell S. Clark, who died December 13, 1983, son Ted Clark, Daughters Judith Clark and Nancy Reynolds, 3 Brothers and 7 Sisters. She is survived by a Daughter Deborah Uhrig and husband Stephen of Arcanum; Sons Bob Clark and wife Eileen, Monte Clark and wife Tyra, and Kirby Clark all of Arcanum; 17 Grandchildren; 21 Great Grandchildren; 4 Great Great Grandchildren; Sisters Helen Marie Cashman of Winterhaven, FL and Hazel Roebuck of Alsip, IL. Funeral Services will be held 10:00 AM on Thursday, June 23, 2011 at the Trinity United Methodist Church, Arcanum with Pastor Doug Baker officiating. Burial will follow in Abbottsville Cemetery. The family will receive relatives and friends Wednesday 5 - 8 PM at the Kreitzer Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church 112 W. South St., Arcanum, Ohio 45304.