William "Bill"'s Story
William "Bill" Dale Clark, 83, died Tuesday, Nov. 7, at The Maples at Waterford Crossing after battling dementia the last five years.
He was born March 1, 1934, in Menomonie, Wisconsin, to William D. and Cora (Metzger) Clark.
On Dec. 20, 1952, he married Rosalie Bean in Greensburg.
She survives along with three children, Craig (Sandi) Clark, Middlebury, Kathy Sommer, South Bend, and Todd (Dianne) Clark, Bristol; eight grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Along with his parents he was preceded in death by a son, Rodney, in 1984, five brothers and two sisters.
An area resident since 1947, Bill attended Wakarusa High School and worked in quality control for Skyline for 30 years. Following retirement he worked for Goshen Storage Center.
A member of Goshen City Church of the Brethren, Bill enjoyed fishing, gardening, throwing horseshoes and doing handyman chores.
Friends may call Friday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at Yoder-Culp Funeral Home, Goshen, where a 10 a.m. Saturday service will be conducted. Pastors Bev Weaver and Tim Yoder will officiate.
Burial will follow in Violett Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to Goshen City Church of the Brethren.
Online condolences may be shared at www.yoderculpfuneralhome.com.
Published on November 8, 2017