Charles E. Clark, 85, a resident of StoneRidge Poplar Run, passed away on Dec. 5, 2021. He was the husband of Clauda S. (nee Shelley) Clark.
Born in Lancaster, he was a son of the late Charles B. and Dorothy (Ervin) Clark.
Charles was a graduate of Manheim Township High School and Franklin and Marshall College with a BS Degree in Mathematics. He was a systems engineer with IBM for many years, until his retirement in 1992.
Charles was a past member of St. John’s Reformed Church-Sinking Spring. He was a Scoutmaster and enjoyed playing racquetball and tennis. He and Clauda traveled the U.S. in their motorhome for many years during retirement. He enjoyed woodworking and was an Eagles and Phillies fan.
In addition to his wife, Charles is survived by a daughter, Cynthia L., wife of Ashley Ellmaker, of Helena, MT; three sons, Charles B. Clark, husband of Linda E., of Ephrata, Craig E. Clark, husband of Cindy, of Wernersville, and Christopher A. Clark, husband of Leann, of Myerstown; eight grandchildren, Katherine E., Jessica R., Jared E., Jason C., Joshua T., Jonah C., Erin L., and Rachel M.; nine great-grandchildren; and a brother, Merrell Clark, husband of Doris, of Lancaster. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
Services are private at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to StoneRidge Poplar Run, 440 E. Lincoln Ave., Myerstown, PA 17067. Grose Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements. www.grosefh.com