Robert L. Clark, 79, of South Bend, passed away in his home with his family by his side, on Wednesday, April 7th, following an extended illness.
Robert was born on July 13, 1941 in South Bend to the late Hugh R and Burnette (Turley) Clark.
On May 29, 1959 Robert married Marilyn H. Seely in South Bend. Marilyn survives along with their daughter, Marilyn J. (Dan) Litteral of Knox and son, Robert J. (Shirley) Clark of South Bend along with four grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren. Also, his sisters: Patricia Leda of South Bend, Goldie Martin of Bruceton, TN and Ruth Barton of Orange Park, FL and his brother: Paul E. Clark of Lakeville and a son-in-law, Rex Mikesell of South Bend. He was preceded in death by his parents and daughter, Janet S. Mikesell on September 18, 2008.
Robert retired from Vern’s Products in Elkhart in 1994. He was a NASCAR fan and loved being with his family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Pet Refuge, 4626 Burnette Drive, South Bend, IN 46614 in Robert’s name.
Visitation will be on Sunday, April 11th from 2:00 P.M. to 6:00 P.M. at Hanley and Sons Funeral Home “Southwest Chapel” located at 23421 State Road 23/West Ireland Road, South Bend. The funeral service will take place on Monday, April 12th at 11:00 A.M. at the funeral home. Covid restrictions will be followed.
HANLEY and Sons Funeral Home handled services and arrangements and extends its deepest sympathy and heartfelt prayers to the Clark family.
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