Roger Bruce Clark
Submitted by Edgar on Wed, 03/05/2014 - 6:00am
Roger Bruce Clark, 71, of Valley Mills passed away Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014 at his home. Graveside services were held Monday, March 3, 2014 under the direction of Foss Funeral Home & Cremation Center. Roger was born Oct. 25, 1942 in Aldenham, Hertfordshire, England during a German air raid, to Ernest Frederick Clark and Florence Jean (Bruce) Clark. He married Jean Joyce Overall in November 1966. They had three children; Karen Elizabeth, Bryan Bruce and Graham James. His love of music led him to play bass guitar in several bands, his own father being their manager. After school he apprenticed in Drafting at Johnson & Philips Capacitor LTD in Haverhill, Suffolk, England. His love of drafting and mechanical design led him to many job adventures and his son, Bryan, following in his footsteps, studies in the very institution Roger once taught at. His love and devotion for his family was always unconditional. It is a legacy he will leave for future generations. His life was full of adventures; ups and downs, and always said if he wrote a book about his life story, no one would ever believe it. He was a devoted family man, kind hearted and will be missed by all who had the privilege to know him. He is survived by his children, Karen, Bryan and Graham. 11 grandchildren; Jonathan, Eric, Kristen, Sarah, Robert, Rachel, Ernie, Eileen Ean, Ruby and Adam. Please join us in remembering Roger by visiting our memorial at fossfuneralhome.com.
Rate this article: