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Alfred John Clark (Pop)

November 13, 1929 ~ July 10, 2019 (age 89)

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Argyle-Alfred John Clark (Pop), 89, of Argyle, passed to heaven Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at Washington Center in Argyle.

Born in Belcher, he was the son of late Albert and Euphie (Bain) Clark. He was the last survivor of seven children.

John was a member of the Hebron United Presbyterian Church. He was active in the Hebron Fire Dept. He served on the board of directors of Agway. John was also a member of the fair board for many years.

He was a lifelong dairy farmer owning and operating the family farm, Jon-Fil Farm in Argyle. He loved his cows and always loved to fish on Scott’s Lake and was an avid turkey hunter. John always look forward to fair week at the Washington County Fair where he enjoyed judging the dairy cow competitions. John was an avid collector of diecast tractors many of which were replicas of tractors he used on the farm. 

John is survived by his children, John (Ruth) Clark Jr.  of Salem, Darlene Wood of Florida, Robert (Karen) Clark of South Dakota, Robyn (John) Harke of Argyle, David (Chrissy) Clark of Argyle, Scott (Sue) Clark of Argyle and Randy (Heather) Clark of Hartford; grandchildren, Levi Wood, Janell York, Josh Clark, Ryan Clark, Alyson Clark, Sullay Harke and Cassidy-Jaye Clark; great grandchildren, Sophia Krug, Khloe Clark, Charlotte Krug, Mykah-John Harke and Jackson Clark.

In addition to his parents, John was predeceased by his wife of 68 years, Phyllis Twiss Clark who passed away May 27, 2019; siblings, Ella Provost, Gladys McNeil, Gordon Clark, Jean Morse, Delbert Clark & Betty Golden.

A funeral service will be at 10 am Monday, July 15, 2019 at the Hebron United Presbyterian Church, 3153 County Route 30, Salem (West Hebron) with Rev. Laura Mitchell officiating.

Interment will be at the North Argyle Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the church in memory of John Clark.

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Funeral Service
July 15, 2019

10:00 AM
Hebron United Presbyterian Church (Salem, West Hebron))

July 15, 2019

11:30 AM
North Argyle Cemetery
State Route 40
Argyle, NY 12809


Hebron United Presbyterian Church
3153 County Route 30, Salem NY 12865

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