Robert Clyde Clark
Robert Clyde Clark, 76, of Harstine Island in Shelton, WA passed away at Mason General Hospital on Friday, December 7, 2012. Bob was born on December 26, 1935 to Amos and Sylvia (Bolten) Clark in Trinidad, CO. He graduated from Proviso High School in Chicago, Ill in 1952 and after graduation he attended Seattle Central Community College under the GI bill. Mr. Clark married Eleanor DeVier in Heidelberg, Germany in August of 1963 while he was stationed for the US Army. He was a recruiter for the Army for 33 years, retiring in 1987. Bob was a member of Faith Lutheran Church in Shelton and the Harstine Island Community Club. He enjoyed playing pinochle there with friends. His hobbies included collecting, model trains and model cars, carpentry, and woodworking. He loved being out of doors and loved people and dogs. He is survived by his wife, Eleanore, Harstine Island; sons, Karl Clark, Harstine Island and Robert Molanori, Seattle; daughter, Kathleen (Brian) Pickett, Everett, WA and granddaughter Holly Molanori of California. Donations can be made to the Salvation Army, 1505 5th Ave. E, Olympia, WA 98506. Memorial services will take place at Faith Lutheran Church in Shelton, WA on Saturday, December 15, 2012 at noon. The family was served by McComb Funeral Home.