Patrick Michael Clark, age 62, of Vandalia, passed away at 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, August 6, 2013 at the Landmark Hospital in Columbia, Mo. Visitation was held on Monday, August 12, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel in Vandalia, Mo.
Services were held on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 10 a.m. at Waters Funeral Chapel.
The Rev. Bob Hoehn officiated.
Interment of his
cremains will take place at a later date.
Honorary pallbearers were Billy Rhodes, Dustin Maiden, Raymond Miller, and Robert Miller.
Patrick Michael Clark attended schools in Michigan. He and Carol moved to Vandalia in 1985, coming from the Phoenix, Ariz. area. Pat worked as a carpenter for several area contractors that included painting, roofing and siding projects. He attended the Farber Baptist Church and enjoyed refinishing furniture and playing cards.
He was born on March 17, 1951 in Pontiac, Mich. the son of Richard James and Cleo May (McCraken) Clark.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Ann Rhodes of Vandalia; one son, Billy and wife, Kelly Rhodes of Mexico, Mo.; one daughter, Christina L. and husband, Dal Dubois of Jefferson City; father, Richard J. Clark of Waterford, Mich.; two brothers, Richard and wife, Karen Clark of Waterford, Mich.; Gus and wife, Pam Clark of Michigan; two sisters, Darlene and husband, Allen Libby of Michigan; Loraine and husband, Kirk Sharp of Ohio; nine grandchildren: Devin, Kashton, Kaytlynn, Chelsey, Ethan, Ada, K’Lee, Madison, and Macie; also survived by several nieces and nephews.
He is preceded in death by his mother Cleo May Clark; one son, Dustin “Boo” Rhodes; along with two brothers James Martin Clark and Donald Wayne Clark. Memorials are encouraged to the Patrick M. Clark Memorial Fund established at the First National Bank of Audrain County.