March 24, 1939 - January 11, 2018
January 11, 2018
March 24, 1939
Atlantic City, New Jersey
Kenneth I Bucks Cemetery, Windham Summit, PA
Paul I. Clark, 78, of Windham Summit, PA, entered his eternal rest on Thursday, January 11, 2018.
Born March 24, 1939 in Atlantic City, NJ to Samuel Willis & Elizabeth (Greene) Clark, they moved to Peck Hill in 1941.
Paul attended Windham Center, PA & Nichols, NY schools, graduating from Northeast Bradford High School in 1957, where he excelled in basketball.
When he retired from farming in Bradford County, PA, he was a driver at Stroheman's Bakery then route carrier for Evening/Morning Times. He also served his community as Windham Township supervisor. He served His Lord & Master in numerous church roles & activities.
His love of music was a vital part of his life from 6 years of age. God gave him a marvelous talent to play the piano & organ. He shared that gift in thanks to the Lord with his friends & others as a supply organist in local churches. Most importantly, he served as organist at First Baptist Church, Sayre, PA. As a seasonal resident of Orange City, FL, it was a joy for him to participate in Volusia County Baptist Church music events, & volunteer on landscape crew.
Surviving are his wife, Jeannette (Wanzo) Kingrey-Clark; mother-in-law, Hetty (Arnold) Rinker; siblings, David Clark, Susan (Clark) Healy, & Ruth (C Kenneth) Crain; sister-in-law, Carol (Taylor) Clark; children, Wesley (Melissa), Timothy, Christopher (Penny), Linette (David) Miller, Cathi (John) Loziere, Wendy (Jerry) Hartman, Hanna (David) Ferris, & Charlotte (David) Rissler. He also is survived by 33 grandchildren; 14 great grand with 2 more expected in the spring; 4 Retter stepchildren, 4 Kingrey stepchildren; along with numerous nieces, nephews & friends especially his FL buddies - Phil, Tom & Ken.
Paul was preceded by the mother of his children, Dawn (Rinker) Clark; second wife, Marta (Wolfangel) Retter; parents; father-in-law, Leland Rinker; brother, Samuel James Clark; brother-in-law, Clement Healy; daughter-in-law, Bonnie (Blake) Clark; and sister-in-law, Patricia (Grosklos) Clark.
He also wished that no flowers be sent. Interment will be at family convenience in Kenneth I Bucks Cemetery, Windham Summit, PA.
Those wishing to make memorial contributions in Paul’s name may send them to First Baptist Church, Sayre, PA 'organ fund' at 221 Elmer Ave, Sayre, PA, 18840.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Blauvelt Funeral Home, Waverly, NY. Those wishing to send a message of sympathy may visit our Facebook page or by sending a private message of sympathy in “Obituaries” at www.blauveltfuneralhome.com to Jean Wanzo Kingrey-Clark.