Mr. Roger Kent Clark, age 58, of Mears, passed away Saturday, November 3, 2012. He was born November 17, 1953, in Decatur, Illinois, to Ivan and Norma (Little) Clark. He was employed at Firestone and Bridgestone Tire Company as a bead builder. Roger enjoyed meeting people and going to car shows, having owned a 1939 Roadster.
Roger is survived by two daughters, Tina Clark of Mears and Misty (Julio) Ortiz of Ft. Leavenworth, Kansas; five grandchildren; two sisters, Patsy (Fred) Braden of Osborne, Missouri, and Rhonda Clark of Gladstone, Missouri; and two brothers, Jeff (Norma) Clark of Mears, and Jerry Clark of Bethany, Illinois.
The Funeral Service for Mr. Clark will be held Saturday, November 10, 2012, at 10:30 a.m. at McMullin-Young Funeral Home, 109 North Lincoln, Bethany, Illinois. Visitation will be Friday from 5-7 p.m. at McMullin-Young Funeral Home. Interment will be in Marobone Township Cemetery. The Memorial Service will be Saturday, November 17, 2012, at 3:00 p.m. at Mears United Methodist Church with Pastor Ken Vanderlaan officiating. Cards and sympathy notes may be sent to Tina Clark, 7939 West Fox Road Mears, MI 49436.