Mr. Larry Allen Clark age 77, of Three Rivers, passed away suddenly on Thursday, June 28, 2018 at his home. Larry was born in Defiance, OH on January 15, 1941 the son of Wilfred and Dean (Stoller) Clark.
On January 11, 1964 Larry was united in marriage to Mrs. Martha G. “Marty” Clark (Marketon) in Waverly, Minnesota. Together they raised two beautiful children. Larry and Marty lived at several locations throughout their lives together, and retired in Three Rivers on Fisher Lake. Larry was a graduate of Bowling Green State University and spent the majority of his professional career with the General Telephone Company, retiring as a regional executive. After moving to Three Rivers, Larry served as the Chairman of Three Rivers Health, Board of Directors Three Rivers Health Foundation, Vice President of St. Joseph County Health Network, and was the Vice President of the Carnegie Center for the Arts. He belonged to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church where he served as the Chairperson of the Finance Committee.
Larry loved his family, including his wife, children, two grandsons, and sister. Larry enjoyed tennis, golf, and watching his children and grandchildren participate in various athletic and academic pursuits. Larry’s true passion was baseball and was a life-long New York Yankees fan.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents and beloved wife of fifty-one years, Marty. He leaves his cherished family; daughter Dr. Melissa (Dr. Laura Ofstead) Clark, son Mark Clark and his wife, Kyria, and their sons, Christian and Gabe, and sister Judi (Tom) Reinhart. He also leaves many nieces, nephews, close friends and professional relationships.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 p.m. until 7:30 p.m. on Friday, July 27, 2018 at the Hohner Funeral Home with Rosary Service at 7:30 p.m.
A Memorial Mass will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 28 at the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church. Immediately following, an interment service will be held at Riverside Cemetery. A celebration of Larry’s life is scheduled at the Carnegie Center for the Arts on Saturday, July 28 beginning at 1:30 p.m.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be donated to the University of Michigan-Rogel Cancer Center Clark Family Fellowship.
Online donations may be directed to https://leadersandbest.umich.edu/find/#!/give/basket/fund/700497.
Donations may be directed by mail to Michigan Medicine Office of Development C/O Vince Cavataio; 1000 Oakbrook Dr, Ste 100, Ann Arbor, MI 48104 payable to “University of Michigan ”Memo line: “Clark Fellowship 700497” for Kidney Cancer Research.
Donations may also be directed to the Carnegie Center for the Arts, 107 N. Main St, Three Rivers, MI 49093. Envelopes will be available and donations may also be sent to Hohner Funeral Home in care of arrangements. Online condolences may be shared at www.hohnerfh.com.