Charles (Chuck) Clark, age 77, died on January 5th 2015 in Las Vegas, NV, after losing a valiant fight against Multiple Myeloma Cancer.
Born August 4, 1937 in Dayton, OH, to Robert and Christine Clark (Bihl), Chuck graduated from Patterson Co-op, where he learned his trade of Tool and Die making, in 1955. Chuck was drafted and served a 2 year Army term after graduating high school. On October 4 1958, Chuck married his best friend and partner in crime, Carol.
Chuck retired from Dimco Gray Co. in 2001, as a Manufacturing Engineer after 43 years. He treasured the many lifelong friends he made during his employment.
Chucks passion was fishing. He retired to Lakeside Marblehead, OH and was a resident of Peninsula RV and trailer park. He loved being with his family and friends around the campfire sharing stories. There are no words to describe how he felt towards the friends he had at the lake. He loved them dearly and appreciated all of their friendships.
Chuck was preceded in death by his parents, brother Herb, Brother in law, Donald Voorhis and beloved son Craig. Survivors include Wife Carol, Daughter Christie and Son in Law Erik Pearson of Las Vegas, Brother Ray (Norma B),Sister, Betty Voorhis, Sister in law Norma G. Grandchildren Sheri and Christopher Duncan, Aaron and Evan Clark, Kenleigh and Willow Forsha, Abby and William Pearson and many nieces and nephews.
Chucks Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm, Saturday, June 13, 2015 at Bellbrook Community Church, 3815 W Franklin St, Bellbrook, OH 45305. A celebration of Chuck’s life will be at Marion’s Pizza, 8991 Kingsridge Dr, Centerville OH 45458, immediately following the service-5:00 pm
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation, 383 Main Ave., 5th floor, Norwalk CT 06851
Christy: I will be there as far as I know. Beautiful tribute to Chuck. Ken and gail and I will be coming together, Looking forward to seeing all. Love to all, Betty Ellen