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John Louis Clark

Male 1919 - 1986  (67 years)

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  • Name John Louis Clark 
    Born 23 Jan 1919  Frankfort, Marshall County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Dec 1986  Grand Island, Hall County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Parkview Cemetery, Hastings, Adams County, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2829  Rossville
    Last Modified 29 Nov 2019 

    Father Thomas Charles Clark 
    Mother Minnie Stevens Clark,   b. 24 Sep 1883,   d. 16 Aug 1961  (Age 77 years) 
    Family ID F1185  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alice Marie Cooper Clark 
    Married 8 Sep 1949  Delia, Jackson County, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. John T Clark
     2. Steve Clark
     3. James Clark
     4. Marcia Clark Reining
    Last Modified 7 Jun 2016 15:43:46 
    Family ID F1186  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Obituary- Clark, John
    Obituary- Clark, John

    John Louis Clark, 67, Juniata, Neb., died Saturday, December 13, 1986, at a Grand Island, Neb., veteranís home.

    Mr. Clark was a fireman and engineer for the Union Pacific Railroad before he retired in 1981.

    He was bon January 23, 1919, at Frankfort, Ks., the son of Thomas Charles and Minnie Stevens Clark. He was graduated from Lillis Rural High School. In 1945 he moved to Marysville, Ks., and in 1963 he moved to Nebraska.

    Mr. Clark was inducted into the Army October 6, 1941. He served three and one-half years in the South Pacific in Battery C of the 164th Field Artillery Battalion. He had attained the rank of staff sergeant.

    He was a member of the American Legion Post No. 365 at Juniata, Neb., Col. E. L. Wilson, Jr., Post No. 2699 of Veterans of Foreign Wars at Marysville, Ks., Disabled American Veterans and Council No. 1123 of Knights of Columbus at Hastings, Neb.

    He was married to Alice Marie Cooper September 8, 1949, at Delia, Ks. She survives.

    Other survivors include three sons, John T. Clark, Omaha, Neb., Steve Clark, at home, and James Clark, Hastings, Neb.; a daughter, Mrs. Marcia Reining, Hastings, Neb,; four sisters, Mrs. Mary Lieb, Onaga, Mrs. Louise Reust, Frankfort, Mrs. Elizabeth Katzer, Garnett, and Mrs. France Hupp, Topeka; and six grandchildren.

    Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Thursday at St. Michaelís Catholic Church in Hastings, Neb. Burial will be in Parkview Cemetery in Hastings. Livingston-Butler-Volland Funeral Home in Hastings in is charge of arrangements.