Clark, DeLoy

DeLoy L. Clark, 76, of Munson, Mich., died June 30, 2008, at Bixby Medical Center in Adrian, Mich.

He was born in Hillsdale County, Mich., on Aug. 18, 1931, to Aubry and Margaret (Connolly) Clark. He married Loree Taylor on June 17, 1950, in Munson and she survives.

Dee retired in 1991, after owning and operating Clark Body Shop for more than 40 years. He graduated from Pioneer High School in 1949 and was a member of Morenci First Baptist Church. Dee collected antique toys and enjoyed playing several musical instruments.

Surviving Dee besides his wife are one daughter, Peggy (and John) Salone of Peoria, Ariz.; three sons, Philip Clark of Kailua, Hawaii, Thomas (and Connie) Clark of Woodburn, Ind., and Troy (and Crystal) Clark of West Unity, Ohio; five grandchildren, Gina, Jessica, Jordan, Josiah and Cristen; five great-grand children, Shawn, Blake, Taylor, Ariannah and Ellie and one brother, Stanley (and Beverly) Clark of Henderson, Nev. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Graveside services are scheduled Sunday at 1:30 p.m. at Pleasant View Union Cemetery with Rev. Stanley Clark officiating. Arrangements were made to Eagle Funeral Home in Fayette, Ohio.