Joseph Clark


Joseph Ray Clark, 80, of Butlerville, died at 3:54 p.m. Monday, May 2, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.

Survivors include five sons, John (Dorothy) Clark, Troy (Melissa) Clark, Thomas (Karen) Clark, all of North Vernon, Larry (Lori) Clark of Seymour and David Clark of Butlerville; five daughters, Kathy (John Doyoe) Griffith of Decker, Debbie (Charlie Goebell) Timmons of Evansville, Brenda (Phillip) Rickly of Commiskey, Donna (Lonnie) Walcott of Greendale and Karen Clark of Nineveh; two brothers, Don (Virginia) Clark of Commiskey and Ron (Dorothy) Clark of North Vernon; four sisters, Barbara Franks, Carolyn Roop and Marilyn (Jim) Watts, all of North Vernon, and Jackie (Lynn) Taulman of Commiskey; 38 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Joyce Kay Clark, and a son, Thomas R. Clark.

Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday at Nebraska Church of God with the Rev. Todd St. John officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Dove-Sharp & RudicalĀ  Funeral Home and Cremation Service and one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Otter Creek Cemetery in Nebraska.

Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the American Heart Association or the American Diabetes Association.