April 19 1941 June 2 2019
Thomas’ Obituary STREETSBORO, OHIO – Thomas J. Clark, 78, of Streetsboro, Ohio, and native of Norway, NY, passed away on June 2, 2019 at the Cleveland Clinic. Mr. Clark was born on April 19, 1941 in Herkimer, a son of the late Jean and Dorothy (VanValkenburgh) Clark. He spent his childhood years on the family farm in Norway and graduated from West Canada Valley Central School. After school he joined the National Guard. Tom was united in marriage with the former Joanne Czarnecki on August 30, 1963. His working career included employment at Remington Arms and as owner of Barto Hill Inn. After retirement he kept himself busy at Furniture Weekend. Through the years Tommy enjoyed both racing and riding his snowmobiles, hunting and the outdoors, playing his favorite card games and tournaments of pitch, horseracing having owned several race horses, gardening, and his family. His sense of humor will be greatly missed by all. Survivors besides his wife, Joanne, include two daughters, Crystal (Jared) Zipprich of Streetsboro, OH and Brenda (Ken) Cook of Ilion; eight grandchildren, Ty, Cami, Laken, Landry, Tanner, Kye, Kace and Sixx; one sister, Mary Oswald (Jim Finnigan) of Stratford; and several in-laws, nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two brothers, James and Jean “Jack” Clark; two sisters, Ann Canton and Rosalie Stack; and a grandson, Colton Zipprich. The family will receive relatives and friends at the Autenrith Funeral Home, Newport on Tuesday, June 11th, from 5-8p.m. In Tom’s memory please consider contributions to Shriners Hospitals for Children, as his father was a proud member of the Shriners. The address is 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607 or envelopes are available at the funeral home. Read More
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Thomas J Clark April 19 1941 June 2 2019.
Death notice for the town of: Newport, state: New York