Dec. 3, 1929-April 17, 2013
MARSHALL – Mass of Christian Burial for Joseph Clark, 83, of Marshall will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at St. Mary’s Chapel (Holy Redeemer School) in Marshall. Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday with a CCW Rosary at 4 p.m. and a parish prayer service at 7 p.m. at Rehkamp-Horvath Funeral Home in Marshall. Visitation will continue from 9-10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Calvary Catholic Cemetery in Marshall.
Joe died Wednesday, April 17, 2013, at Avera McKennan Hospital in Sioux Falls, S.D.
Joseph Raymond Clark was born Dec. 3, 1929, in Marshall, the youngest son of John and Anna (Elbers) Clark. Joe graduated from Lynd High School in 1948. Joe and Jean Marie Qunell were united in marriage on April 11, 1950. They farmed the early years, later they moved to Marshall and Joe worked for Coca Cola Manufacturing, also MoorMan’s feeds, where he acquired many lifelong friends and customers. After retirement Joe worked for Schwan. Joe and Jean enjoyed traveling. Joe took great pride in their 10 Mile Lake cabin where many friends and family enjoyed fishing, telling tall tales and campfires. Joe was a dedicated woodworker, fisherman and hunter. Since retiring to Boulder Estates, Joe created a memorial garden and enjoyed morning coffees at “The Quarry.”
Survivors include his children, Michael (and Linda) Clark of Wisconsin, Mary (and Steve) Morgan of Marshall and Cathy (and Rodney) Vellinga of Iowa; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and brother, John Clark.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Jean; infant son, Dennis; siblings, Rose Ellen Clark, Elizabeth (and Babe) McLaughlin, James Clark, Patrick Clark, Anna Marie “Toni” Kelly.
Blessed be his memory.
Rehkamp & Horvath Funeral Directors